A root amber snuff bottle 1760-1880 (CHECK)
Lot 159
A root amber snuff bottle Qing dynasty, 1760-1880
Sold for HK$ 10,000 (US$ 1,290) inc. premium
Lot Details
A root amber snuff bottle
Qing dynasty, 1760-1880
Exquisitely carved at the exterior with the organic irregularities accentuating the beauty of the natural textures, in various tones of beige and dark brown.
6.3cm high.

Footnotes

  • 清 1760-1880 根珀光素鼻煙壺

    壺呈扁瓶形,口微侈,平底微凹。通體光素無紋,半透明根珀中形成天然不透明木紋遍佈全身,一面如煙霧云繞,另一面如萬年古木,天工而作,頗為精妙。
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