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Jade Snuff Bottle

Auction:
2528B
Lot:
1241
Sold for:
$4,444$3,750

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

Description:

Jade Snuff Bottle, China, 18th century, of flattened round shape, incised with a monk and a bat to one side, and boats under a pine tree to the other, gray white jade, tourmaline stopper, lg. 2 in.

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

No damage

Keywords

Jade Snuff Bottle, China, Peabody Essex museum, Salem, Massachusetts, Chinese art, Chinese culture, Snuff, Snuff bottle, Tobacco, Tourmaline

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