1559
1559
THREE GLASS SNUFF BOTTLES
QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY
Estimate
2,0003,000
LOT SOLD. 2,500 USD
JUMP TO LOT
1559
THREE GLASS SNUFF BOTTLES
QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY
Estimate
2,0003,000
LOT SOLD. 2,500 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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THREE GLASS SNUFF BOTTLES
QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY
the first of ruby-red transparent glass and with raised bosses; the second of a rich egg-yolk-yellow; the third of opaque cafe-au-lait glass and of faceted octagonal form centered with a carved yinyang, stoppers (6)
Height of tallest 2 1/2  in., 6.5 cm
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Provenance

The red snuff bottle: The Humphrey Collection, Texas.
The yellow snuff bottle: A Connecticut private collection.
The cafe-au-lait snuff bottle: Collection of Agatha and Irving Aronson, California.

Saturday at Sotheby’s: Asian Art

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