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Six Enameled and Cloisonne Snuff Bottles

Auction:
3046T
Lot:
1331
Sold for:
$246$200

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

Description:

Six Enameled and Cloisonne Snuff Bottles, China, one, canton enamel double gourd-shape, with figures; and five cloisonne bottles, including a twin circular flask-shape in brown, two in pear-shape with floral designs, one in eggplant-shape with rabbits, and one, rounded rectangular, with longevity symbols, mark on base, ht. to 2 3/4 in.
Estimate $100-200

tarnishing and rusting, minor surface wear to some.


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, Arts, Bottles, Chinese art, Cloisonné, Decorative arts, Gourd, Jewellery making, Learning, Snuff, Snuff bottle, Tobacco, Visual arts

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