• Lot 213

    TABATIERE EN VERRE TURQUOISE SCULPTE

    CHINE, XIXEME SIECLE

    Price Realised  

    TABATIERE EN VERRE TURQUOISE SCULPTE
    CHINE, XIXEME SIECLE
    De forme ovale aplatie, les côtés rehaussés chacun d'un chilong au corps noueux, leurs queues formant le pied, le bouchon en cristal de roche
    Hauteur: 6 cm. (2 3/8 in.)


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    For a comparable example and an explanation on this group of bottles decorated with chi dragons, see lot 164 of the present sale.

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    Post Lot Text

    A CARVED TURQUOISE GLASS SNUFF BOTTLE
    CHINA, 19TH CENTURY