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Rock Crystal Snuff Bottle

Auction:
2528B
Lot:
1285
Sold for:
$10,665$9,000

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

Description:

Rock Crystal Snuff Bottle, China, early 20th century, of rounded shape, interior painted with a battle scene to one side, and a military camp scene to the other, flanked by relief carving of foo dog head masks, signed "March in jiayin year made by Jing Zhongsan," corresponding to 1914, green glass metal-mounted stopper, lg. 2 3/4 in.
Estimate $100-150

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Crystal Snuff Bottle, China, Jing Zhongsan, Chinese art, Chinese culture, Snuff, Snuff bottle, Tobacco

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