Six chalcedony agate snuff bottles 1760-1880
Lot 90
Six chalcedony snuff bottles 1760-1880
Sold for £2,400 (US$ 4,031) inc. premium
Auction Details
Six chalcedony snuff bottles 1760-1880
Lot Details
Six chalcedony snuff bottles
1760-1880
Comprising two dendritic chalcedony snuff bottles, with green and white fern-like inclusions; two banded agate snuff bottles, one carved around the sides in low relief with a fish and insect; and two plain chalcedony bottles, each carved to the sides with lion-mask handles, five with stoppers.
The largest 6.7cm (2½in) high (11).
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  1. Asaph Hyman
    Specialist - Chinese Works of Art
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