16 - 17 December 2009,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 375
Estimate USD 1,500 - USD 2,500
A CHINESE AMETHYST SNUFF BOTTLED CARVED WITH ARCHAISTIC DESIGN AND A PEACH-FORM BOTTLE,
the archaistic bottle with a matching carved stopper, the peach-form bottle with a stem-form stopper and bone spoon
The peach-form bottle 2in. (5cm.) high (2)
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This lot is offered without reserve.
Please note that the spoon pictured in the catalogue image is not included in this lot.
Anupam Ganguli of Royal Museums Greenwich discusses a pair of Persian carpets that remind him of his Delhi childhood
Claud Cecil Gurney of design house de Gournay on a piece of Georgian furniture that represents