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Double Amber Snuff Bottle

Auction:
2872T
Lot:
2286
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Auction:
Discovery - 2872T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
December 10, 2015 10:00AM

Description:

Double Amber Snuff Bottle, China, in the form of two joined ovoid bottles, with raised round feet, carved with phoenixes and clouds, with domed carved agate stoppers, ht. 2 1/2 in.
Estimate $800-1,000

One stopper missing 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.

Keywords

Amber Snuff, Agate, Bottles, Chinese art, Containers, Hardstone carving, Snuff, Snuff bottle, Tobacco, China

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