Fine Asian Works of Art
10 Dec 2012, starting at 10:00 PST.

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Bonhams' offices will be closed for the Holiday season from Saturday, December 22nd, 2012 through Tuesday, January 1st, 2013. No pick-ups will be available during this time. We will resume regular business hours on Wednesday, January 2nd, 2013. If you wish to have your property shipped before our holiday closure, cleared payments and shipping arrangements must be made no later than 5PM on Thursday, December 13th, 2012.

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To avoid removal and storage charges, all lots marked with a 'W' on your attached bid confirmation must be removed from our San Francisco location by 4:00pm on Wednesday, December 12th.

All 'W' lots (listed in the beginning of our printed catalog under the heading 'Lots to be Removed to Storage) along with all other items purchased, if not removed by the above date (12/12/12), will be transferred to Box Brothers warehouse. Clients can pick up their property at 1471 Doolittle Drive in San Leandro, CA with an appointment made 24 hours in advance. To make an appointment, call +1 (800) 942-6822.

LOTS
 of 5173
5131 Two white jade snuff bottles 1780-1840 US$ 5,250
£3,123
€3,789
5132 Two white jade snuff bottles 1800-1900 US$ 5,000
£2,974
€3,608
5133 A Japanese-embellished agate snuff bottle 1880-1940, Tsuda Family style US$ 3,125
£1,859
€2,255
5134 A Japanese-embellished miniature blue glass snuff bottle 1860-1920 US$ 8,750
£5,205
€6,315
5135 An enameled porcelain snuff bottle Qianlong mark US$ 2,500
£1,487
€1,804
5136 A pair of blue and white porcelain snuff bottles Guangxu marks US$ 6,250
£3,718
€4,511
5137 A carved amber snuff bottle 1860-1920 US$ 5,625
£3,346
€4,059
5138 Two jade snuff bottles US$ 3,750
£2,231
€2,706
5141 A fine agate shadow snuff bottle 1840-1900 US$ 2,000
£1,189
€1,443
5142 A white jade melon-form snuff bottle 1800-1880 US$ 3,500
£2,082
€2,526
5143 A fine white jade snuff bottle 1760-1840 US$ 6,250
£3,718
€4,511
5145 A good shadow agate snuff bottle 1780-1860 US$ 2,750
£1,636
€1,984
5146 An inside painted snuff bottle Ye Zongsan, dated 1897 US$ 4,750
£2,826
€3,428
5148 Two agate snuff bottles US$ 2,750
£1,636
€1,984
5149 An inside painted glass snuff bottle Yan Yutian US$ 1,625
£966
€1,172
5150 An inside painted glass snuff bottle Chen Zhongsan, dated by inscription to 1918 US$ 3,125
£1,859
€2,255
5152 A white jade snuff bottle 1760-1840 US$ 10,625
£6,321
€7,668
5153 An inside painted snuff bottle Suo Zhenhai US$ 1,000
£594
€721
5154 A white nephrite snuff bottle 1880-1940 US$ 13,750
£8,180
€9,924
5155 A spinach jade snuff bottle 1840-1900 US$ 3,500
£2,082
€2,526
5156 A banded agate snuff bottle 1820-1880 US$ 6,000
£3,569
€4,330
5157 A carved agate snuff bottle US$ 6,875
£4,090
€4,962
5158 A white jade snuff bottle Four-character Qianlong mark US$ 9,375
£5,577
€6,766
5160 A carved agate snuff bottle 1880-1940 US$ 2,500
£1,487
€1,804
5161 A white jade double-fish snuff bottle US$ 2,500
£1,487
€1,804
5162 An apple green jadeite snuff bottle US$ 3,125
£1,859
€2,255
5164 A white jade snuff bottle US$ 5,000
£2,974
€3,608
5165 A shadow agate snuff bottle 1860-1940 US$ 2,750
£1,636
€1,984
5167 A blue overlaid glass snuff bottle 1820-1880 US$ 1,750
£1,041
€1,263
5168 An eight color overlaid glass snuff bottle 1880-1940 US$ 2,000
£1,189
€1,443
5169 Two red overlay glass snuff bottles 1860-1940 US$ 8,750
£5,205
€6,315
5170 A white jade snuff bottle US$ 1,375
£818
€992
5171 A smoky quartz snuff bottle 1880-1940 US$ 2,250
£1,338
€1,623
5172 A jadeite snuff bottle US$ 3,750
£2,231
€2,706
5173 Two snuff bottles US$ 4,000
£2,379
€2,887

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