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02:18 Feb 7, 2009
Chinese to English translations [PRO] Art/Literary - Materials (Plastics, Ceramics, etc.)
Chinese term or phrase:倭爪酿料
倭爪酿料蝴蝶鼻烟壶 Picture caption of a Qing dynasty snuff bottle with a butterfly design
Yes, it is very likely a typo now that you mention it, thanks! The bottle sort of looks like a melon, so that may be it. I suspect "酿料" may mean "glass", since this from the book "Chinese Antique Glass", and it says glass was called 料 in the late Qing.