09-17-2014 09-18-2014
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
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September 17, 2014 06:00 PMCalender

Yellow Peking Glass Snuff Bottle

Auction: Asian Works Of Art - 2751B Location: Boston Date / Time: September 17, 2014 6:00PM


Yellow Peking Glass Snuff Bottle, China, Qing dynasty, the flattened ovoid form on a raised oval foot, with a single turquoise overlay, carved to depict Liu Hai standing on a three-legged toad, holding a lotus branch above his head, the reverse carved with a man and boy holding plants, ruyi-head handles, pale blue Peking glass stopper, ht. 2 1/2 in.
Estimate $300-500

in good condition with missing collar and spoon.

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