Description

A Black Overlay Opaque White Ground ‘Three-Friends’ Glass Bottle

1780-1880

2 5/16 inches

Provenance: A Private US. Collection

 

Of rounded shape, the overlay carved in high relief with bamboo and rockwork to one main face and pine and blossom to the other, the narrow sides with delicately formed handles in the form of a part shou-character, a bat and an endless knot tassle, stopper