16 March 2016,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 4,750
Estimate USD 2,800 - USD 3,800
A BLUE-OVERLAY WHITE GLASS SNUFF BOTTLE
PROBABLY YANGZHOU SCHOOL, 1830-1880
The bottle is delicately carved through the translucent blue-glass overlay to the opaque white ground with birds and butterflies in flight.
2 3/8 in. (6 cm.) high, glass stopper
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