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Two Agate Snuff Bottles

Auction:
2528B
Lot:
1312
Sold for:
$1,185$1,000

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

Description:

Two Agate Snuff Bottles, China, 19th century, both of ovoid form, one carved in relief with monkey group, the other with undecorated surface showing the unique natural pattern of the stone, jade stoppers, lg. 2 1/4, 2 3/8 in.
Estimate $200-300

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China, Agate, Chinese culture, Gemstones, Hardstone carving, Jade, Snuff, Snuff bottle, Tobacco

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