Two ivory snuff bottles and two ivory shells Chinese, late Qing/Republic
Lot 170Y
Two ivory snuff bottles and two ivory shells Chinese, late Qing/Republic
Sold for £562 (US$ 945) inc. premium
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Asian Art Edinburgh
18 Jul 2012 11:00 BST

Auction 19867
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Property of an Edinburgh collector.
Two ivory snuff bottles and two ivory shells
Chinese, late Qing/Republic
A large snuff bottle carved as a finger citron with stained branch (lacking stopper), 8.5cm high, another snuff bottle surrounded by cranes, pines and mountains, 8cm high, and two partially open shells carved with small figures inside,
largest 9.5cm long
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