Snuff bottles from the collection of Jacqueline Sheldon (neé Anisfeld), purchased at London auctions in the 1970s under the guidance of Hans Goldsteinher (lots 201-212)
A carved chalcedony 'fish, ducks and lotus' snuff bottle
Qing dynasty Of compressed spherical form, carved one side with a pair of Mandarin ducks swimming amongst lotus leaves, the other side with a carp feasting on a lotus stem, sold with original auction catalogue. 5.3cm high.
Provenance 來源: Collection of F.W.A. Knight Sotheby's London, 9 June 1981, lot 46 Collection of Jacqueline Sheldon
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