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Nephrite Jade Snuff Bottle

Auction:
2927B
Lot:
453
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2927B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 16, 2016 11:00AM

Description:

Nephrite Jade Snuff Bottle, China, pebble-shape, well hollowed, without stopper, pale celadon stone with russet markings and white inclusion, ht. 2 1/2 in.
Property of a New England collector.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

in good condition.


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

Jade Snuff, Celadon, Chinese culture, Hardstone carving, Jade, Nephrite, Pottery, Shades of green, Snuff, Snuff bottle, Tobacco, Visual arts, China

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