A nephrite snuff bottle
Lot 6572
A nephrite snuff bottle
Sold for US$ 1,625 inc. premium
Auction Details
A nephrite snuff bottle A nephrite snuff bottle
Lot Details
Property of various owners
A nephrite snuff bottle
Of irregular pebble shape carved as two gourds issuing from leafy vines, the concave base centered by a projecting knob, the stone of even pale green tone.
2 1/8in (5.6cm) high
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