A white nephrite 'double-gourd' snuff bottle Qianlong
Lot 234
A white nephrite 'double-gourd' snuff bottle Qianlong
Sold for HK$ 100,000 (US$ 12,903) inc. premium
Lot Details
The Property of a distinguished collector (lots 234-239)
A white nephrite 'double-gourd' snuff bottle
Qianlong
Intricately worked in the shape of a double-gourd, the exterior with a series of interlocking vines issuing barbed leaves and further miniature double-gourds, all worked in relief.
6cm high.

Footnotes

  • 清乾隆 白玉雕葫蘆形鼻煙壺

    For other rare examples of jade double-gourd snuff bottles from the Mary and George Bloch collection, see A Treasury of Chinese Snuff Bottles, Vol. 1, Hong Kong, 1996, pg. 158, no.63, sold in these rooms, 28 May 2010, lot 5.
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