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Pair of Snuff Bottles

Auction:
2315
Lot:
737
Sold for:
$176$150

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

Description:

Pair of Snuff Bottles, double gourd, parcel-gilt repoussé silver, set with white jade flowers, Ch'ien Lung four-character mark on base, stoppers, ht. 3 1/2 in.

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

Keywords

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

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