A carved agate snuff bottle 1880-1940
Lot 5160
A carved agate snuff bottle 1880-1940
Sold for US$ 2,500 inc. premium
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A carved agate snuff bottle 1880-1940 A carved agate snuff bottle 1880-1940 A carved agate snuff bottle 1880-1940 A carved agate snuff bottle 1880-1940 A carved agate snuff bottle 1880-1940 A carved agate snuff bottle 1880-1940 A carved agate snuff bottle 1880-1940 A carved agate snuff bottle 1880-1940
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Snuff Bottles

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A carved agate snuff bottle
1880-1940
Of flattened rectangular form with high flat mouth rim and ovoid foot surrounding a deeply recessed base, the stone of predominantly gray hue around swirled veins of light russet, layers of which crisply carved in deep relief to one side depicting a figural scene of the demon queller Zhong Kui giving his sister away in marriage.
2 3/8in (6.2cm) high
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