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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 452

    A BURLWOOD SNUFF BOTTLE

    1770-1900

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A BURLWOOD SNUFF BOTTLE
    1770-1900
    The smoothly polished body displays multiple knots or 'eyes' and is carved on either narrow side with a mask-and-ring handle.
    2 ¼ in. (5.7cm.) high, original carved burlwood stopper


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    Provenance

    Prince Jenkins Antiques, Cape Cod, Massachusetts, 1993.
    Ruth and Carl Barron Collection, Belmont, Massachusetts, no. 575.