Property from a Southern California family
An agate snuff bottle
Of flattened ovoid form with a wide, concave rim and an oval foot ring, the well-hollowed body carved in sunken relief with ducks floating in lotus pond, reversed by a large jumping carp, portions of the design picked out from the dark brown inclusions of the honey-colored body.
2 1/8in (5.5cm) high
Chinese Works of Art
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