Two porcelain snuff bottles
Lot 3032
Two porcelain snuff bottles
Sold for US$ 625 inc. premium
Auction Details
Two porcelain snuff bottles Two porcelain snuff bottles Two porcelain snuff bottles Two porcelain snuff bottles Two porcelain snuff bottles
Lot Details
Two porcelain snuff bottles
The first, 1820-1880, of square form with a reticulated body with famille rose enamels, the recessed base with turquoise glaze; the second, Late Qing/Republic period, of cylindrical form with black, brown and green enamels forming a continuous figure scene, bearing a four-character Daoguang mark on the recessed base.
2 3/4 and 2 5/8in (7 and 6.5cm) high

Footnotes

  • A bottle nearly identical to the black ground example is illustrated by Geng Baochang in Zhongguo bi yan hu zhen shang, no 174.
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