A hair-crystal snuff bottle Qing dynasty, 1730-1870
Lot 154
A 'hair-crystal' snuff bottle Qing dynasty, 1730-1870
Sold for HK$ 31,250 (US$ 4,032) inc. premium
Lot Details
A 'hair-crystal' snuff bottle
Qing dynasty, 1730-1870
Of elongated rectangular form, rising from a slightly concave foot to a gently flared neck, with fine black needle inclusions.
7.3cm high.

Footnotes

  • 清 1730-1870 髮晶扁形鼻煙壺

    壺扁長形身,撇口,平底內凹,壺身兩側邊緣磨平,掏堂規整。壺身兩面光素,水晶質地透亮,黑色細絲狀礦物質從鼻煙壺一側漸漸散開,如風中飄逸秀髮,皆為天成,令人歎為觀止。
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