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Two Peking Glass Snuff Bottles

Auction:
2762B
Lot:
325
Sold for:
$308$250

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2762B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 22, 2014 11:00AM

Description:

Two Peking Glass Snuff Bottles, China, 19th/20th century, a gourd-shaped bottle, decorated with carved flowers and butterflies in brown and blue on a white ground with incised decorations, inscribed "Shoudao"; and a baluster-shape bottle with interior painted with fish and flowers, red wood stopper, both ht. 3 in.

Provenance: From the Estate of Peter L. Rosenberg.
Estimate $500-700

cracks and stuck stain to painted snuff; white bottle without spoon.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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