Chinese Carved Australian Boulder OPAL Snuff Bottle with Qilin or Foo Lion. Carved from one piece of Mottled Natural Australian Boulder Opal (Queensland). (The first 7 pictures were taken with a flash to help show the Opal's Fire). Qilin or Temple Lion / Foo Dog on the side.
The front has 2 Incised Chinese Character Chop Marks / Signature. With a Boulder Opal Matrix Stone Lid or Top with Cork & o x bone Spoon.
Comes with a Vintage Chinese Wood Display Stand (likely not original to it). 2.3" tall x 1.7" long 1.2 thick.
Good overall condition with wear, inclusions, crazing & tiny chips on the opal. Please view my other items. There are many more wonderful Asian pieces.Please contact me for international rates. Return accepted only if the item is not as described.
The item "2.3 Chinese Carved Australian Boulder OPAL Snuff Bottle with Qilin or Foo Lion" is in sale since Saturday, February 27, 2016. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\China\Snuff Bottles".
The seller is "silverpaw" and is located in Santa Cruz, California. This item can be shipped to United States.