Snuff Bottles from the Mary and George Bloch Collection
Part I

28 May 2010, starting at 10:00 HKT.

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An inscribed walnut-shell snuff bottle Imperial, probably palace workshops, Beijing, Qianlong incised seal mark and of the period, 1736–1799

A Mongolian-style silver and gold snuff bottle Imperial, attributed to the palace workshops, Beijing, 1750–1810

An inscribed bamboo 'pea pod' snuff bottle Runzhi and Xiaozhou (possibly Zhang Baopu), 1760–1920 (the bottle 1730–1850)

An inscribed rock-crystal snuff bottle 1740–1880

A white nephrite double-gourd 'lingzhi' snuff bottle Possibly Imperial, 1730–1800

A dendritic agate snuff bottle Possibly Imperial, Official School, 1770–1860

A nephrite pebble-material snuff bottle Possibly Imperial, perhaps palace workshops, Beijing, 1740–1840

A double-overlay sapphire-blue and white glass 'dragon' snuff bottle Attributed to the Imperial glassworks, Beijing, 1760–1790

A nephrite pebble-material snuff bottle 1740-1850

An inside-painted rock-crystal snuff bottle Zhou Leyuan, dated 1885 (the bottle 1740-1860)

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