TWO SILVER REPOUSSE SNUFF BOTTLES 19th century
Lot 8006¤
TWO SILVER REPOUSSE SNUFF BOTTLES
19th century
Sold for US$ 2,000 inc. premium

Fine Chinese Snuff Bottles

13 Nov 2017, 10:00 EST

New York

Lot Details
TWO SILVER REPOUSSE SNUFF BOTTLES 19th century
TWO SILVER REPOUSSE SNUFF BOTTLES
19th century
The first mounted with an official school agate panel on one side, carved to depict a scholar walking towards a pine tree, with his attendant carrying a qin following behind, the other side worked with a stylized scene of a heron surrounded by lotus blossoms inlaid with turquoise and coral; the second decorated with an overall design of nine lions playing with ribbon-tied balls.
3in (7.5cm) high, the taller

Footnotes

  • 十九世紀 銀印花鼻煙壺兩件
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