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Glass Snuff Bottle

Auction:
2528B
Lot:
1267
Sold for:
$1,422$1,200

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

Description:

Glass Snuff Bottle, China, 19th century, of round shape, overlay red glass on mottled white glass, fine relief carving of bats flying amongst peach and pomegranate branches issuing from rockery, jade stopper, lg. 2 1/8 in.

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

No damage

Keywords

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

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