Two pale green jade snuff bottles 18th century
Lot 237*
Two pale green jade snuff bottles 18th century
Sold for £6,000 (US$ 10,084) inc. premium
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Two pale green jade snuff bottles
18th century
Both well hollowed, of flattened ovoid form resting on flat oval bases, both carved in low relief to both faces, the first with pairs of butterflies in flight 5.4cm (2in) high, the second with pine, bamboo and prunus blossoms, 5.8cm (2¼in) high, amethyst and coral stoppers.
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  • Provenance: purchased in Sydney, Australia in the 1950s/60s
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