A white jade 'basket-weave' snuff bottle 1760-1850
Lot 95
A white jade 'basket-weave' snuff bottle 1760-1850
Sold for £14,400 (US$ 24,203) inc. premium
Auction Details
A white jade 'basket-weave' snuff bottle 1760-1850
Lot Details
A white jade 'basket-weave' snuff bottle
1760-1850
Well hollowed of compressed globular form with flat lip and convex oval foot, the pure white stone carved overall to simulate a vessel wrapped for protection in a basket-weave casing, stopper; together with a jadeite bottle of flattened rectangular form with straight oval foot ring, with deep apple-green inclusions to one side, stopper.
5.2cm (2in) high (4).
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  1. Asaph Hyman
    Specialist - Chinese Works of Art
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