A red glass overlay 'monkey and peach' snuff bottle Mid Qing dynasty
Lot 229
A red glass overlay 'monkey and peach' snuff bottle Mid Qing dynasty
Sold for HK$ 12,500 (US$ 1,611) inc. premium
Lot Details
The Property of a Gentleman (lots 226-232)
A red glass overlay 'monkey and peach' snuff bottle
Mid Qing dynasty
Of compressed globular shape, featuring a continuous scene of monkeys playing and clambering over trees and rockworks, trying to pick the fruit of longevity, all finely worked in relief.
6.8cm high.

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  • 清中期 藕粉地套紅玻璃雕猴子摘桃鼻煙壺
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