12-03-2010 12-04-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2528B Boston
December 3, 2010 9:00AMCalender
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Porcelain Snuff Bottle

$415$350
Auction: Asian Works Of Art - 2528B Location: Boston Date / Time: December 04, 2010 9:00AM

Description:

Porcelain Snuff Bottle, China, 19th century, the rectangular body decorated with panels of green/aubergine enameled dragon alternating with iron-red flaming pearl, reserved on an incised ground with cloud patterns, green glass stopper, lg. 2 3/4 in.

Provenance: Sold by the Peabody Essex museum, Salem, MA, for the benefit of acquisition funds.
Estimate $250-350

Nick to the corner

Keywords

China, Peabody Essex museum, Massachusetts, Salem