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Chinese Snuff Bottle Discussion Forum 中國鼻煙壺討論論壇
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1  Public Forum Categories and Boards / Cloisonne Bottles / Re: Cloisonne Bottle/Jar on: July 13, 2018, 08:17:47 am
Luke_your bottle is most unusual and I think the panels show a lot of attention to detail.  Great addition to your collection.  Inn Bok the two you shared are also very beautiful.   Thank you both for sharing these fine examples
2  Public Forum Categories and Boards / All Other Snuff Bottles and Containers / Re: Things Associated with Snuff Bottle on: June 28, 2018, 04:02:27 pm
Lovely!  I am glad you have this treasure.   Jo
3  Public Forum Categories and Boards / Glass Snuff Bottles / Re: Glass Enamel Bottle on: June 22, 2018, 10:18:35 am
Thanks Rube!  My husband David says that the collectors are as interesting as the bottles!   I think very special people collect Snuff Bottles!!! 
4  Public Forum Categories and Boards / Glass Snuff Bottles / Re: Glass Enamel Bottle on: June 21, 2018, 05:08:23 am
Thanks Adrian.  You have a good memory!  The provenance of bottles is fascinating to me and adds to the enjoyment of  ownership. 
5  Public Forum Categories and Boards / Glass Snuff Bottles / Re: Glass Enamel Bottle on: June 19, 2018, 08:52:17 am
Thanks for you kind comments Joey and Charll as I do value your opinions.   Yes, I was very sad to hear this about Mary Ann. This bottle is very special to me because it was hers and also because it is beautiful.   Charll, I guess I did not communicate with you that I had made  a commitment  to buy the bottle when I showed it to you.  I was thrilled when you liked it too. 
6  Public Forum Categories and Boards / Glass Snuff Bottles / Glass Enamel Bottle on: June 18, 2018, 01:31:09 pm
Glass, of elegant spade shape, painted in famille rose enamels, one side with a gardener adjusting his shoe in the garden, beneath a pink magnolia with two wicker baskets filled with flowers, the other side with an elegant lady standing on a terrace, leaning on a side table and gazing into a garden at a bush and above, a window with a delicate screen.  The neck of the bottle is surrounded by floral motifs and the base has an iron red mark in archaic script Qianlong nianzhi.  I love this type of bottle and am thrilled to have a bottle that has been in the collection of Mary Ann Bresee.  She was very kind to me when I first joined the ICSBS. She died in 2017. 

Yangzhou School, 1750-1795
Provenance: Mary Ann Bresee, Florida
7  The Gathering / Introductions / Re: SNUFF BOTTLE MEETING IN LIVERPOOL, 14-16.JUNE on: June 18, 2018, 12:29:51 pm
Glad this group got together in Liverpool.  I saw some photos of the display of bottles.  It is always a treat when snuff bottle friends gather!

  I know Susan was very excited about the terracotta soldiers as she mentioned it to me in an email last week.  I plan to share a new treasure that I purchased from her in San Francisco at the meeting there in May.  I hope all will like it!  Best Jo
8  The Gathering / The Lounge / Re: Galerie Zacke Auction. on: June 17, 2018, 07:53:42 pm
I would be interested to have the list of hammer prices.  I did not bid but I am interested to see what some of the bottles brought.  You can send me a message with the prices if you don't mind.  I have the catalog and would like to add the sold prices. 
9  The Gathering / The Lounge / Re: Galerie Zacke Auction. on: June 16, 2018, 08:37:47 am
I will be interested to hear also.
10  Public Forum Categories and Boards / Gem, Stone, Rock and Fossil / Re: Bottle - Material and Age Help Please on: June 08, 2018, 08:05:06 pm
Nice simple bottle with clean lines, I like it!  Yes I think it is nephrite also. 
11  General Category / General Forum Information and Guides / Re: HAPPY PASSOVER & HAPPY EASTER ! on: March 30, 2018, 10:58:45 am
Thanks so much Joey.  Hope you have a wonderful Passover Celebration.    Jo and David
12  Miscellaneous / Snuff Bottle Books, CD, DVD, Videos / Re: Video of my natural quartz bottles on: March 06, 2018, 09:33:52 pm
Beautiful and thanks for sharing.  I love this video.
13  Shop and Swap / Current and Upcoming Auctions / Discussion About Bottles / Re: Beware with not honest sellers on: February 03, 2018, 05:53:33 pm
Thanks for this informative post. 
14  The Gathering / The Lounge / Re: Friday Fun Bottle on: January 15, 2018, 05:15:16 am
Yes it could!!!  If you do see any manufacturer name or number on the fabric once you get it let us know.  We might be able to trace it down unless it is a vintage piece.  Enjoy your beautiful find Adrian. 
15  The Gathering / The Lounge / Re: Friday Fun Bottle on: January 12, 2018, 04:17:00 pm
Absolutely!
16  The Gathering / The Lounge / Re: Friday Fun Bottle on: January 12, 2018, 02:42:52 pm
Too bad!  Once you get it see if it has a manufacturers name or pattern number.  If so I will be happy to research and see if we can find the source.  I think many of the collectors would love to have some of this fabric.  I  also have an interior designer friend who might be able to find it for us if it is one of those fabrics that has to be purchased through a designer.  The thrill of the hunt for snuff bottles and snuff bottle fabric!!!
17  The Gathering / The Lounge / Re: Friday Fun Bottle on: January 12, 2018, 01:22:02 pm
Very attractive.
18  The Gathering / The Lounge / Re: Wang XiSan Articles on: January 08, 2018, 12:51:29 pm
Thanks for sharing.  I look forward to reading these very much.  Jo
19  The Gathering / The Lounge / Re: Happy Thanksgiving on: November 23, 2017, 12:40:59 pm
So thankful for all of you. Happy thanksgiving. 
20  The Gathering / The Lounge / Re: ICSBS 2017 London conference on: November 06, 2017, 01:52:03 am
The convention was fabulous in every way.  Sorry Richard Baey was not there taking beautiful photos each day like last year. I wsh you all could have been in London for the 49th convention.
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