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Two Glass Snuff Bottles

Auction:
2528B
Lot:
1278
Sold for:
$326$275

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

Description:

Two Glass Snuff Bottles, China, one of flattened ovoid shape, the other of square hu shape, interior painted with birds and flowers, figurative, and landscape scenes, with stoppers, lg. 2 5/8, 2 3/8 in.

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

no damage

Keywords

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

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