Four carved stone snuff bottles (4)

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Lot 304
Four carved stone snuff bottles

Sold for US$ 1,402 inc. premium

Chinese Works of Art

17 Dec 2019, 10:00 PST

Los Angeles

Four carved stone snuff bottles
The first carved as a fish group, decorated with a large lotus blossom to one side; the second in the form of a seal, one side with a three-line inscription near a dragon carved in low relief to a corner; the third rendered in the shape of a conch shell; the fourth presented as a bamboo shoot.
2 to 2 3/4in (5.1 to 7cm) high (4).

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    Calcified jade bamboo shoot form bottle:
    Sotheby's, Hong Kong, 14 May 1997, sale AM0670, lot 0579
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Four carved stone snuff bottles (4)
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