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    Sale 11786

    The Ruth and Carl Barron Collection of Fine Chinese Snuff Bottles: Part II

    16 March 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 460

    A BANDED AGATE SNUFF BOTTLE

    1760-1880

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A BANDED AGATE SNUFF BOTTLE
    1760-1880
    The translucent honey-colored stone is marked with white banding and cloud-like 'macaroni' inclusions.
    2 1/8 in. (5.3 cm.) high, rose quartz stopper


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    Provenance

    Robert Hall, London, 2011.
    Ruth and Carl Barron Collection, Belmont, Massachusetts, no. 5272.


    Literature

    R. Hall, Serendipity, Chinese Snuff Bottles XVI, London, 2011, no. 103.