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Carved Tourmaline Snuff Bottle

Auction:
3263T
Lot:
1036
Sold for:
$369$300

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Auction:
Discovery - 3263T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
June 12, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Carved Tourmaline Snuff Bottle, China, flattened oviform decorated with an openwork bird and flower design, one side with a horseman in low relief, ht. 2 1/2 in.
Asian Art Online
Property from the Estate of A. Margaret Bok, Rockport, ME
Estimate $300-500

Very minor chips to edge of foot and stopper.


Items may have wear and tear, imperfections, or the effects of aging. 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 shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Margaret Bok, Chinese art, Minerals, Openwork, Rockport station, Rockport, Maine, Smoking, Snuff, Tobacco, Tourmaline, Visual arts, Rockport, China

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