• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 2286

    Christie's Interiors

    12 - 13 January 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 449

    A CHINESE SLIP-DECORATED STONEWARE SNUFF BOTTLE,

    QINFANG, PROBABLY YIXING, PROBABLY 1898,

    Price Realised  

    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A CHINESE SLIP-DECORATED STONEWARE SNUFF BOTTLE,
    QINFANG, PROBABLY YIXING, PROBABLY 1898,
    inscribed in regular script, 'Written in the fifth month of the wuzu year by Qinfang', the base with two pairs of characters in calligraphic script, reading Qingwan ('pure pleasure') in white and Wupi ('unrivalled') in green, original enameled stoneware stopper
    2 3/8in. (5cm.) high


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