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Jade Snuff Bottle

Auction:
2528B
Lot:
1258
Sold for:
$2,370$2,000

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

Description:

Jade Snuff Bottle, China, 19th century, the round body flanked by relief carved animal mask lugs suspending fixed rings, gray-white jade, carnelian stopper, lg. 1 3/8 in.

Provenance: Sold by the Peabody Essex museum, Salem, MA, for the benefit of acquisition funds.
Estimate $300-500

No damage

Keywords

Jade Snuff Bottle, China, Peabody Essex museum, Salem, Massachusetts, Carnelian, Chinese culture, Gemstones, Hardstone carving, Jade, Snuff, Snuff bottle, Tobacco

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