1354
1354
AN AMBER 'SQUIRREL AND GRAPES' SNUFF BOTTLE
QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY
Estimate
3,0005,000
LOT SOLD. 4,375 USD
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1354
AN AMBER 'SQUIRREL AND GRAPES' SNUFF BOTTLE
QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY
Estimate
3,0005,000
LOT SOLD. 4,375 USD
JUMP TO LOT

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AN AMBER 'SQUIRREL AND GRAPES' SNUFF BOTTLE
QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY
of compressed rectangular form with relief carving of a squirrel and a leafy bunch of grapes, the amber a rich golden hue, stopper (2)
Height 2 1/3  in., 6 cm
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Provenance

Collection of Michael Stern.
The Kurt Graf Blucher von Wahlstatt (Count Blucher) Collection.
Sotheby's New York, 1st-2nd December 1992, lot 512.

Exhibited

An Exhibition of Chinese Snuff Bottles, Sydney L. Moss Ltd, London, 1965, cat. no. 126.

Literature

Snuff Bottles of China, Hugh Moss, London, 1971, cat. no. 157.

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