A melon form black and grey jade snuff bottle with decorated butterflies 1780-1880
Lot 5140
A good nephrite snuff bottle 1780-1860
US$ 1,500 - 2,500
£890 - 1,500
Auction Details
A good nephrite snuff bottle 1780-1860 A good nephrite snuff bottle 1780-1860 A good nephrite snuff bottle 1780-1860 A good nephrite snuff bottle 1780-1860 A good nephrite snuff bottle 1780-1860 A good nephrite snuff bottle 1780-1860 A good nephrite snuff bottle 1780-1860 A good nephrite snuff bottle 1780-1860 A good nephrite snuff bottle 1780-1860
Lot Details
Snuff Bottles

Property from Various Owners
A good nephrite snuff bottle
1780-1860
Of natural pebble form, carved as a plump gourd with a crown of elegant leaves suspending smaller plants and butterflies hovering on the surface, the stone a mottled grey-white color with dark brown patches, well-hollowed.
2 1/2in (6.4cm) high
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    Auction Administration - Asian Art
    Bonhams
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    San Francisco, 94103
    United States
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