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Jade Snuff Bottle

Auction:
2315
Lot:
731
Sold for:
$705$600

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

Description:

Jade Snuff Bottle, probably 18th century, stone of even gray, flattened rounded form, one side carved with a flowering tree, the other with a fourteen-character Li Shu inscription, ht. 2 in.

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

Keywords

Jade Snuff Bottle, New Orleans Museum of Art, Chinese art, Chinese culture, Hardstone carving, Jade, Snuff, Snuff bottle, Tobacco

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