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Jade Snuff Bottle with Coral Stopper

Auction:
3134B
Lot:
455
Sold for:
$7,380$6,000

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 3134B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 14, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Jade Snuff Bottle with Coral Stopper, China, 18th/19th century, pebble-shape, well-hollowed, decorated with a carved chilong, white stone with russet stipples on one side, ht. 3 1/4 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,200

surface scratches to base.


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

Coral Stopper, Bottle, Chi, Chinese art, Chinese culture, Containers, Culture, Hardstone carving, Human behavior, Jade, Snuff, Snuff bottle, Tobacco, China

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