09-19-2015 09-19-2015
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2843B Boston
September 19, 2015 11:00AMCalender

Two Jade Snuff Bottles

Auction: Asian Works Of Art - 2843B Location: Boston Date / Time: September 19, 2015 11:00AM


Two Jade Snuff Bottles, China, a nephrite jade bottle, rectangular flask shape with rounded shoulders, short neck, and round mouth, resting on an oval foot, well hollowed, purple stopper on a black collar, stone of celadon with white spot inclusion; and a pebble-shape jade bottle decorated with a carved bean pod with foliate scrolls and an insect, brown stopper on a purple collar, white stone with russet wisps and gray spots, ht. to 2 3/4 in.
Estimate $800-1,000

in good condition with one stopper with loose cork.

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Jade Snuff, China