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Four Snuff Bottles

Auction:
2783T
Lot:
1002
Sold for:
$461$375

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2783T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
February 17, 2015 12:00PM

Description:

Four Snuff Bottles, China, an amethyst fruit-shape snuff with cloisonne stopper; an amethyst bulbous-shape snuff mounted on a turtle; a smoky quartz flattened oviform snuff decorated with incised turtle back design; and a crystal flattened round snuff decorated with carved taotie masks, ht. to 3 1/8 in.
Estimate $700-900

in good condition with missing spoons except crystal bottle.


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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