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Porcelain Snuff Bottle

Auction:
2528B
Lot:
1290
Sold for:
$385$325

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

Description:

Porcelain Snuff Bottle, China, 19th century, of flattened hu shape, painted to each side in polychrome enamel with red and green dragons contending a flaming pearl amidst incised wave patterns, lotus scrolls on a yellow ground to the sides, Qianlong mark in iron red to the base, rose quartz stopper, wood stand, lg. 2 3/8 in.
Estimate $200-300

Keywords

China, Chinese art, Chinese ceramics, Chinese culture, Porcelain, Pottery, Qianlong Emperor, Snuff, Snuff bottle, Tobacco

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