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PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF ROBERT AND MAURINE MUNTZ

FOUR AGATE SNUFF BOTTLES
19th / 20th Century
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1083

PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF ROBERT AND MAURINE MUNTZ

FOUR AGATE SNUFF BOTTLES
19th / 20th Century
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Details & Cataloguing

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FOUR AGATE SNUFF BOTTLES
19th / 20th Century
comprising a square-form bottle carved with a grasshopper, a flattened ovoid-form bottle of banded blue agate; a bottle carved in low relief with a Spanish eight-reales coin on each side; and a globular bottle with a streak of russet inclusions; together with a white and russet pebble jade bottle carved with chilong, lingzhi and phoenix; wood stand, stoppers (11)
Height of tallest 2 3/8  in., 6 cm.
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Provenance

The 'grasshopper' bottle: Eugene Sung, New York, 1985.
The 'coin' bottle: Jade House, Hong Kong, 1977.
The globular bottle: Sotheby's London, 10th April 1973, lot 430.
The 'jade' bottle: Eugene Sung, New York, 1974.

Saturday at Sotheby's: Asian Art

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New York