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    Sale 7621

    A Private English Collection of White Jade Carvings & Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art Including Export Art

    4 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 28

    A CARVED AGATE SNUFF BOTTLE

    19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A CARVED AGATE SNUFF BOTTLE
    19TH CENTURY
    Of rounded rectangular shape, well carved incorporating the natural inclusions to depict a group of three monkeys, the semi-translucent stone of light brown tone
    2 3/8 in. ( 6 cm.) high, stopper


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    Provenance

    Sotheby's New York, 28 & 29 November 1994, lot 519