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Four Glass Snuff Bottles

Auction:
2783T
Lot:
1008
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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2783T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
February 17, 2015 12:00PM

Description:

Four Glass Snuff Bottles, China, a rounded rectangular snuff, decorated with a landscape with figures, the stopper with a carved skull; a globular snuff decorated with two chilongs on the shoulders and shou characters over stylized wave designs, gold flakes around the neck, metalwork stopper domed with a stone, silver spoon; an elongated oviform transparent blue glass snuff, plain with metal domed stopper with green glass decoration, bone spoon; and a green round snuff with streaks in green and pink, a metal domed stopper with a carved turquoise blue dragon decoration, ht. to 3 3/8 in.
Estimate $500-700

ones with a skull and a dragon stoppers without spoons.


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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China, metal domed stopper

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