przmtz, Cam & Pete's Treasures,

Circa: 70s
Condition: Used Excellent
Size: 2 3/4 inches
Country of Origin: CN
This is an intricately carved and detailed vintage Chinese snuff bottle made of composition cinnabar. This item dates from the early 1970's and carries a characteristic signature on an oval shaped brass plate on its bottom. The top of the bottle and the bottom of the lid are each reinforced with brass. A small plastic spoon is attached below the lid by means of a piece of CORK. 2 3/4 inches tall by 1 1/2 inches wide.

This very detailed, wonderfully carved bottle is some type of polymer resin carved to look like cinnabar.
These imports were coming into the market in the 1970’s; they all have the same character signature on the bottom.

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