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Porcelain Snuff Bottle

Auction:
2528B
Lot:
1292
Sold for:
$148$125

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

Description:

Porcelain Snuff Bottle, China, of hu shape, painted in famille rose palette with a cartouche of birds perched on peony branches to one side, and quail resting on a grassy ground next to iris branches to the other, Daoguang mark in iron red to the base, domed jade stopper, lg. 2 5/8 in.
Estimate $200-300

Keywords

China, Chinese art, Chinese ceramics, Chinese culture, Chinese porcelain, Iris, Quail, Snuff, Snuff bottle, Tobacco

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