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Glass Snuff Bottle

Auction:
2528B
Lot:
1273
Sold for:
$267$225

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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, the rectangular body flanked by animal mask lugs suspending fixed rings, translucent blue glass, pink glass stopper, lg. 2 3/8 in.

Provenance: Sold by the Peabody Essex museum, Salem, MA, for the benefit of acquisition funds.
Estimate $200-300

Keywords

China, Peabody Essex museum, Massachusetts, Salem, Bottle, Chinese culture, Glass bottles, Lug, Snuff bottle, Tobacco

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