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Amethyst Snuff Bottle

Auction:
2315
Lot:
721
Sold for:
$235$200

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

Description:

Amethyst Snuff Bottle, China, 19th century, surface carved with gourds and plants, deep color, lg. 2 in.

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

Keywords

Amethyst Snuff Bottle, China, New Orleans Museum of Art, Amethyst, Chinese art, Chinese culture, Cucurbitaceae, Gourd, New Orleans, Snuff, Snuff bottle, Tobacco

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