The bottle of flattened circular form, with a short
straight neck, standing on a delicate raised oval footring.
The face carved with a floral spray and polychromed in fauna colours.
The reverse blank.
Green stopper (probably glass) - No spoon..
A very pretty, highly collectable bottle.
Measures 1 3/4" ( 4.8 cm ) including stopper
Michael & Elizabeth Kaynes.
auction house sale, United Kingdom, March 2008.
Elizabeth Kaynes are amongst the most highly regarded of snuff bottle
collectors and their contribution to the study and understanding of
these items is recognised by all those involved in the snuff bottle
worked in Hong Kong from 1962 and was ideally placed to take advantage
of the ready supply of snuff bottles in Hong Kong at this time.'
taken from the original sale catalogue