Two hardstone snuff bottles
Lot 8123
Two hardstone snuff bottles
Sold for US$ 687 inc. premium
Auction Details
Two hardstone snuff bottles Two hardstone snuff bottles Two hardstone snuff bottles Two hardstone snuff bottles Two hardstone snuff bottles
Lot Details
Snuff Bottles
Property from a West Coast Collection
Two hardstone snuff bottles
The first a modern black stone bottle of rounded rectangular form with a wide, concave mouth rim and an oval foot rim, the sides with later Japanese-embellishment of a peacock in a landscape reversed by a seal, executed in jade, hardstone, coral, emeralds and pearls, the base bearing a Jiaqing mark; the second a 1880-1940 small honey and black crystal bottle carved as a flattened cluster of leafy peaches with a black bat to one side.
1 7/8 and 1 1/2in (4.7 and 3.5cm) high
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