A green glass snuff bottle with dragon Beijing, 1800-1911
Lot 34Y
A green glass snuff bottle with dragon Beijing, 1800-1911
Sold for US$ 4,750 inc. premium
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A green glass snuff bottle with dragon Beijing, 1800-1911
Lot Details
Property of Dr. Martin Roshco
A green glass snuff bottle with dragon
Beijing, 1800-1911
Of flattened globular form, with a flat lip, and an oval foot rim surrounding a flat foot bearing an apocryphal four character Qianlong mark, the front and back of the bottle with a curling chilong dragon with a bifurcated tail, with ivory stand.
2 1/8in (5.5cm) high

Footnotes

  • 綠料刻螭龍鼻煙壺
    京派

    Provenance:
    Robert Hall, 1989
    Ex collection Marion Mayer, #595

    Published:
    Robert Hall Chinese Snuff Bottles II including an important selection from the Marian Mayer Collection p. 96
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