A BLACK AND RED DOUBLE OVERLAY WHITE GLASS 'HORSE AND MONKEY' SNUFF BOTTLE 19th century
Lot 8007
A BLACK AND RED DOUBLE OVERLAY WHITE GLASS 'HORSE AND MONKEY' SNUFF BOTTLE
19th century
Sold for US$ 3,125 inc. premium

Lot Details
A BLACK AND RED DOUBLE OVERLAY WHITE GLASS 'HORSE AND MONKEY' SNUFF BOTTLE
19th century
The flattened globular body of opaque white glass, overlaid with black on red, carved to each face to form the design of a monkey and a horse, the shoulders carved with lion mask and mock ring handles, the overlay also carved to form the oval foot ring.
2 1/8in (5.5cm) high

Footnotes

  • 十九世紀 涅白地套紅黑料馬上封侯圖鼻煙壺

    Provenance
    Y.F. Yang & Co., Hong Kong, 1973

    Illustrated
    The International Chinese Snuff Bottle Society Journal, Spring 1995, cover.
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