Two metal snuff bottles
Lot 1268
Two metal snuff bottles
US$ 600 - 800
£370 - 500

Lot Details
Property from a West Coast Collection
Two metal snuff bottles
The first a 1850-1900 turquoise embellished repoussé silver bottle decorated with dragons amid clouds above waves and mountains, the cylindrical form bottle with a short waisted neck and wide flat lip, its convex foot encircled by a circular foot rim; the second an enamel decorated, four-section 'folding' medicine bottle from 1850-1920, each section featuring floral designs to one side, reversed with the name of a medicine.
2 1/2 and 1 1/2in (6.4 and 4cm) high

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    Eldred's
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