A fine glass snuff bottle with red overlay 1750-1820
Lot 8381
A fine glass snuff bottle with red overlay 1750-1820
US$ 3,000 - 4,000
£1,800 - 2,400
Auction Details
A fine glass snuff bottle with red overlay 1750-1820 A fine glass snuff bottle with red overlay 1750-1820 A fine glass snuff bottle with red overlay 1750-1820 A fine glass snuff bottle with red overlay 1750-1820 A fine glass snuff bottle with red overlay 1750-1820 A fine glass snuff bottle with red overlay 1750-1820
Lot Details
Property from a Southern California family
A fine glass snuff bottle with red overlay
1750-1820
Of flattened oval form with a wide mouth, the bubble-suffused body with ruby red overlay carved to the front with a stylized dragon with archaistic features and flanked by phoenix and dragons on the sides, the reverse with a miniature dragon climbing out from a two-prong lance.
3in (7.8cm) high
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