16 September 2015,
Price realised USD 1,500
USD 1,800 - USD 2,400
A CARVED AGATE SNUFF BOTTLE
The bottle is of pebble form and marked with concentric striations. It is carved on one side with a melon borne on a leafy vine that extends to the other side where two butterflies carved from lighter markings perch on leaves.
2 3/8 in. (5.8 cm.) high, mother-of-pearl stopper
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Robert Hall, London, 2012.
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