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Porcelain Snuff Bottle

Auction:
2528B
Lot:
1266
Sold for:
$2,133$1,800

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

Description:

Porcelain Snuff Bottle, China, 19th century, the pear-shaped body finely painted in iron-red with Zhong Kui and ghost attendants, carnelian stopper, lg. 2 3/4 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 ceramics, Chinese culture, Kui, Snuff bottle, Tobacco, Zhong Kui

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