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Carnelian Snuff Bottle

Auction:
2315
Lot:
698
Sold for:
$382$325

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2315
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 22, 2005 10:00AM

Description:

Carnelian Snuff Bottle, 19th century, carved in the form of a Buddha's hand citron, lg. 2 1/4 in.

Provenance: The New Orleans Museum of Art.
Estimate $300-500

Keywords

New Orleans Museum of Art, Archaeology, Carnelian, Chinese art, Chinese culture, Citron, Pharmacology, Snuff, Snuff bottle, Tobacco

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