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Blue Snowflake Peking Glass Snuff Bottle

Auction:
3046T
Lot:
1325
Sold for:
$98$80

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Auction:
Discovery - 3046T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
December 07, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

Blue Snowflake Peking Glass Snuff Bottle, China, 19th/20th century, meiping-shape, well hollowed, decorated with three qilins, double overlay in purple and white, with Qianlong mark, stopper with blue stone dome, ht. 3 1/2 in.
Estimate $150-250

chips to mouth rim.


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

China, Architecture, Bottle, Chinese art, Chinese pottery, Construction, Etching, Glass art, Peking glass, Snuff, Snuff bottle, Tobacco, Visual arts

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