A carnelian snuff bottle
Lot 320
A carnelian snuff bottle
£3,000 - 4,000
US$ 5,000 - 6,700
Lot Details
A carnelian snuff bottle
The semi-translucent pale stone designed as a bamboo trunk; the bright russet inclusions carved as dragonflies on one side and as a long-tailed bird perched on two slender bamboo trunks on the other, tourmaline stopper. 5cm (2in) high (2).
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  1. James Hammond
    Specialist - Chinese Works of Art
    Bonhams
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    United Kingdom
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