09-17-2014 09-17-2014
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2751B Boston
September 17, 2014 6:00PMCalender
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Crystal Snuff Bottle with a Landscape

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

Description:

Crystal Snuff Bottle with a Landscape, China, 18th/19th century, slightly flattened ovoid form with straight neck, well-hollowed, the body decorated with a continuous landscape of a boy standing on a bull on one side and a boy accompanied by an old man on the other, stained in black for an enhanced three-dimensional effect, metal stopper with domed coral inset, ht. 3 1/8 in.
Estimate $1,500-2,000

in good condition with minor wear.


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Keywords

China, metal stopper