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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 465

    A BRONZE SNUFF BOTTLE

    PROBABLY IMPERIAL, 1740-1820

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A BRONZE SNUFF BOTTLE
    PROBABLY IMPERIAL, 1740-1820
    The heart-shaped bottle is cast on either side with a foliate-form panel containing various auspicious objects and 'antiques'.
    2 ½ in. (6.3 cm.) high, glass stopper


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    Provenance

    Rare Art, Inc., New York, 2012.
    Hugh Moss (HK) Ltd., Hong Kong, 2012.
    Ruth and Carl Barron Collection, Belmont, Massachusetts, no. 5414.