12-03-2010 12-04-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2528B Boston
December 3, 2010 09:00 AMCalender
1237

Glass Snuff Bottle

$6,518$5,500
Auction: Asian Works Of Art - 2528B Location: Boston Date / Time: December 04, 2010 9:00AM

Description:

Glass Snuff Bottle, China, 18th century, of undulating hexagonal form, each side carved stylistically with rosette design, ruby color glass, bright green jade stopper, lg. 2 1/4 in.

Provenance: Sold by the Peabody Essex museum, Salem, MA, for the benefit of acquisition funds.
Estimate $400-600

Good condition, well hollowed

Keywords

China, Peabody Essex museum, Massachusetts, Salem