A red overlay glass snuff bottle carved on a white bubbled ground with pine, prunus and bamboo.
Together, a pine tree (Songshu ??), bamboo (Zhuzi ??) and a plum blossoms (?? meihua) symbolize and wish longevity and endurance. This iconic combination is called 'Three friends of the winter' (Suihansanyou ????). It is a symbol of friendship.
China, 18th century.
Provenance: Robert Hall.
8,5 x 5,2 x 2,1 cm
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