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
£3,117
€3,799
5132 Two white jade snuff bottles 1800-1900 US$ 5,000
£2,969
€3,618
5133 A Japanese-embellished agate snuff bottle 1880-1940, Tsuda Family style US$ 3,125
£1,855
€2,261
5134 A Japanese-embellished miniature blue glass snuff bottle 1860-1920 US$ 8,750
£5,196
€6,332
5135 An enameled porcelain snuff bottle Qianlong mark US$ 2,500
£1,484
€1,809
5136 A pair of blue and white porcelain snuff bottles Guangxu marks US$ 6,250
£3,711
€4,523
5137 A carved amber snuff bottle 1860-1920 US$ 5,625
£3,340
€4,071
5138 Two jade snuff bottles US$ 3,750
£2,226
€2,714
5141 A fine agate shadow snuff bottle 1840-1900 US$ 2,000
£1,187
€1,447
5142 A white jade melon-form snuff bottle 1800-1880 US$ 3,500
£2,078
€2,533
5143 A fine white jade snuff bottle 1760-1840 US$ 6,250
£3,711
€4,523
5145 A good shadow agate snuff bottle 1780-1860 US$ 2,750
£1,633
€1,990
5146 An inside painted snuff bottle Ye Zongsan, dated 1897 US$ 4,750
£2,820
€3,437
5148 Two agate snuff bottles US$ 2,750
£1,633
€1,990
5149 An inside painted glass snuff bottle Yan Yutian US$ 1,625
£964
€1,176
5150 An inside painted glass snuff bottle Chen Zhongsan, dated by inscription to 1918 US$ 3,125
£1,855
€2,261
5152 A white jade snuff bottle 1760-1840 US$ 10,625
£6,309
€7,689
5153 An inside painted snuff bottle Suo Zhenhai US$ 1,000
£593
€723
5154 A white nephrite snuff bottle 1880-1940 US$ 13,750
£8,165
€9,951
5155 A spinach jade snuff bottle 1840-1900 US$ 3,500
£2,078
€2,533
5156 A banded agate snuff bottle 1820-1880 US$ 6,000
£3,563
€4,342
5157 A carved agate snuff bottle US$ 6,875
£4,082
€4,975
5158 A white jade snuff bottle Four-character Qianlong mark US$ 9,375
£5,567
€6,785
5160 A carved agate snuff bottle 1880-1940 US$ 2,500
£1,484
€1,809
5161 A white jade double-fish snuff bottle US$ 2,500
£1,484
€1,809
5162 An apple green jadeite snuff bottle US$ 3,125
£1,855
€2,261
5164 A white jade snuff bottle US$ 5,000
£2,969
€3,618
5165 A shadow agate snuff bottle 1860-1940 US$ 2,750
£1,633
€1,990
5167 A blue overlaid glass snuff bottle 1820-1880 US$ 1,750
£1,039
€1,266
5168 An eight color overlaid glass snuff bottle 1880-1940 US$ 2,000
£1,187
€1,447
5169 Two red overlay glass snuff bottles 1860-1940 US$ 8,750
£5,196
€6,332
5170 A white jade snuff bottle US$ 1,375
£816
€995
5171 A smoky quartz snuff bottle 1880-1940 US$ 2,250
£1,336
€1,628
5172 A jadeite snuff bottle US$ 3,750
£2,226
€2,714
5173 Two snuff bottles US$ 4,000
£2,375
€2,894

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