Chinese White Jade Snuff Bottle Carving as Pendant

Chinese white jade carved snuff bottle with a pale greenish-white coloration. With a green jadeite lid. Bound together with 14k yellow gold to be worn as a pendant. The gold marked along the pendant bail. Provenance: Private Minneapolis Collection - collected in China prior to 1985. Height: 2 3/4 in x width: 1 1/4 in x depth: 1/2 in. Weight: 47.85 grams. Condition: There is one small chip along the footrim of the bottle. No other cracks, losses, or restorations. The top rim of the bottle could not be inspected due to the nature of the gold affixing the lid to the bottle.