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Snowflake Peking Glass Snuff Bottle

Auction:
3046T
Lot:
1326
Sold for:
$221$180

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

Description:

Snowflake Peking Glass Snuff Bottle, China, 19th/20th century, oval, decorated with a crane-and-bat design, double overlay in aubergine and white, stopper with pink stone dome, with Qianlong mark, ht. 3 1/4 in.
Estimate $200-400

minor remnants of glue to stopper.


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, Construction, Dome, Etching, Glass art, Peking glass, Snuff, Snuff bottle, Tobacco, Visual arts

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