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Five Snuff Bottles

Auction:
2528B
Lot:
1314
Sold for:
$830$700

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

Description:

Five Snuff Bottles, China, two agate bottles carved in medium relief with double carp, and bird and flower motif, a cinnabar bottle finely carved to both sides with ladies and attendants in gardens and pavilions, a Yixing bottle, and an oblong ceramic bottle, lg. 2, 2 1/8, 2 1/4, 2 1/8, 2 1/2 in.
Estimate $100-150

Keywords

China, Chinese art, Chinese ceramics, Chinese culture, Snuff, Snuff bottle, Tobacco

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