A beautiful 19th century natural rose quartz Chinese snuff bottle. Carved on one side a regal phoenix standing upright in front of a tree of twirling branches and foliage which wraps around the bottle covering the other side. Top of the bottle features prominently a four-petal begonia, a symbol of royalty and prestige. Absolutely beautiful genuine gemstone blush pink rose quartz, with all natural fissures. Interior wooden spoon. A substantial piece that weighs 70 grams ( 2.5 oz ).