A pear form jade snuff bottle with an undercut dragon 1750-1850
Lot 8343
An unusual nephrite snuff bottle 1800-1880
US$ 1,000 - 1,500
£590 - 890
Auction Details
An unusual nephrite snuff bottle 1800-1880 An unusual nephrite snuff bottle 1800-1880 An unusual nephrite snuff bottle 1800-1880 An unusual nephrite snuff bottle 1800-1880 An unusual nephrite snuff bottle 1800-1880 An unusual nephrite snuff bottle 1800-1880
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An unusual nephrite snuff bottle
1800-1880
The plain pear-shaped bottle with a small straight mouth rim and flat narrow base, carved to one side with a chilong crawling upward, his split tail forming an embellishment to the base (losses), the stone a mottled pale brown color, well hollowed (chip to mouth ring).
2 3/8 inches (6 cm) high
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    Auction Administration - Asian Art
    Bonhams
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