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Inlaid Snuff Bottle

Auction:
2335
Lot:
354
Sold for:
$19,975$17,000

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2335
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 21, 2006 11:00AM

Description:

Inlaid Snuff Bottle, Japan, for the Chinese market, early 20th century, white jade with a scholar on an ox, coral stopper, (one small area of inlay missing), lg. 2 1/2 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

Keywords

Japan, Bottle, Chinese culture, Gemstones, Hardstone carving, Inlay, Jade, Snuff, Snuff bottle, Tobacco

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