Zentner Collection: Antique Japanese Tansu, Asian Works of Art
Chinese Peking Glass snuff bottle with the image of the Eight Immortals in various poses displaying their different attributes. He Xiangu holding her lotus flower, Cao Guojiu with his jade tablet, Li Tieguai with his iron crutch and medicine gourd, Lan Caihe with his basket of fruits, Lu Dongbin the scholar with a sword on his back that dispels evil spirits, Zhang Guolao with his long beard and fish drum, Han Xiangzi seen flying on the back of a crane and playing his flute, and Zhongli Quan with his magical fan that can turn stone into gold or silver.

Dates 19th century

Dimensions: 1 1/2" x 3/4" x 3"
item #1401074