The Collector's Book of Snuff Bottles

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Weatherhill, 1976 - Antiques & Collectibles - 312 pages
Out of print for more than 10 years, this exceptional book has become a rare item sought after by collectors for many years. This important limited edition reprint is inevitable and fulfills the growing need of new collectors for reliable and useful reference on the subject. This book is produced in Japan with high quality to ensure the superb feel of the original edition. Each copy is hand-numbered. It covers snuff bottles made of all the various precious materials and discusses the fundamentals of collecting and details of the symbolism, motifs, reign marks, and seals. Moreover, it includes extensive bibliography useful for further research.

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Collectibles Collections and Collectors
It All Begins with Snuff
Materials and Shapes of Bottles

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