Three overlay glass snuff bottles Qing dynasty
Lot 171
Three overlay glass snuff bottles Qing dynasty
Sold for HK$ 56,250 (US$ 7,252) inc. premium

Lot Details
Three overlay glass snuff bottles Qing dynasty Three overlay glass snuff bottles Qing dynasty Three overlay glass snuff bottles Qing dynasty
Three overlay glass snuff bottles
Qing dynasty
One skilfully worked as a five-colour overlay bottle with two oval relief bi handles, the main facade with a crane above a pavilion on clouds and a carp spewing forth lingzhi clouds; the other a green glass overlay on a snow flecked ground, carved on each side with a bird beneath a pine tree and the reverse with a bird on rockwork beside bamboo; the third a blue glass overlay on a transparent ground, carved in relief with continuous lotus plants, lingzhi and orchids.
Tallest: 7.1cm high. (3).

Footnotes


  • 乳白地套四色玻璃海屋添壽圖鼻煙壺
    藕粉地套綠玻璃花鳥圖鼻煙壺
    藕粉地套藍玻璃荷花圖鼻煙壺

    Provenance 來源:
    The second and third bottles from the collection of the Honourable Judge Edgar Bromberger.
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