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Three Glass Snuff Bottles

Auction:
2528B
Lot:
1284
Sold for:
$385$325

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

Description:

Three Glass Snuff Bottles, China, early 20th century, a glass bottle of rounded oblong shape, interior painted with a battle scene to both sides, signed "Made by Yong Shoutian in xinjiu year," red glass stopper; a translucent green glass pear-shaped bottle, flanked by relief carving of chilong, silver-mounted stopper; together with a flattened pear-shaped opaque glass bottle with green glass overlay of chicken and deer group in a landscape, silver-mounted stopper, lg. 3, 2 1/4, 2 3/4 in.
Estimate $100-150

Keywords

China, Yong Shoutian, Bottle, Glass, Glass art, Glass bottles, Snuff, Snuff bottle, Tobacco

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