A shadow agate snuff bottle 1860-1940
Lot 5165
A shadow agate snuff bottle 1860-1940
Sold for US$ 2,750 inc. premium
Auction Details
A shadow agate snuff bottle 1860-1940 A shadow agate snuff bottle 1860-1940 A shadow agate snuff bottle 1860-1940 A shadow agate snuff bottle 1860-1940 A shadow agate snuff bottle 1860-1940 A shadow agate snuff bottle 1860-1940 A shadow agate snuff bottle 1860-1940 A shadow agate snuff bottle 1860-1940
Lot Details
Property from a Private Collection, Geneva, Switzerland
A shadow agate snuff bottle
1860-1940
The compressed rectangular bottle with straight mouth and wide, recessed oval foot, carved using the natural dark veins of the stone to depict small birds perched on rock work near a large tree stump, well-hollowed out.
2 3/8in (6cm) high
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