A white porcelain snuff bottle enamelled on each side with a cricket, iron-red mask and ring on each shoulder. The foot of the bottle inscribed in iron-red seal script, Daoguang nian zhi ('Made during the Daoguang period')
China, Daoguang period, 1821-1850
H : 6 cm
A small original brown concretion on the heel of the foot.