Two hardstone snuff bottles
Lot 6555
Two agate snuff bottles
Sold for US$ 500 inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
Property of various owners
Two agate snuff bottles
The first carved in the form of a Buddha's hand citron hanging from a leafy branch, the opaque matrix displaying creamy white and golden brown striations (leaves chipped); the second of flattened rectangular form, one side displaying a luohan seated on a tiger beneath a tree carved in high relief from an opaque cinnamon brown stratum in the predominantly butterscotch colored matrix (chips to foot and tree); both with stoppers.
2 1/4in high
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