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A RELIEF-CARVED YELLOW AND BROWN JADE SNUFF BOTTLE 
QING DYNASTY, 18TH / 19TH CENTURY
Estimate
6,0008,000
LOT SOLD. 17,500 USD
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108
A RELIEF-CARVED YELLOW AND BROWN JADE SNUFF BOTTLE 
QING DYNASTY, 18TH / 19TH CENTURY
Estimate
6,0008,000
LOT SOLD. 17,500 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Chinese Art from the Metropolitan Museum of Art: The Florence and Herbert Irving Gift

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New York

A RELIEF-CARVED YELLOW AND BROWN JADE SNUFF BOTTLE 
QING DYNASTY, 18TH / 19TH CENTURY
the rounded flat body resting on a low foot and rising to a short straight neck, the irregular russet skin along the narrow sides skillfully carved with a scholar and an attendant amidst a mountainous landscape with trees scrolling clouds, the scene set against the smooth yellowish-green underlying stone, green and red glass collar and stopper (2)
Height 2 1/2  in., 6.3 cm
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Provenance

Collection of Florence (1920-2018) and Herbert (1917-2016) Irving.

Chinese Art from the Metropolitan Museum of Art: The Florence and Herbert Irving Gift

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New York