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Enameled Glass Snuff Bottle

Auction:
2528B
Lot:
1261
Sold for:
$4,740$4,000

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

Description:

Enameled Glass Snuff Bottle, China, the flattened ovoid body decorated with chrysanthemum, Buddha's hand citron, and antique objects, Guyuexuan mark in iron red to the base and both sides, aventurine stopper, lg. 2 3/8 in.

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

No damage

Keywords

China, Peabody Essex museum, Massachusetts, Salem, Chinese art, Chinese ceramics, Chinese culture, Citron, Snuff, Snuff bottle, Tobacco

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