12 December 2007,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,375
Estimate GBP 500 - GBP 800
A collection of forty-six various Chinese snuff bottles, 19th and 20th centuries
Including a spinach jade bottle carved with lychee-like surface, another of celadon jade with lion-mask handles, a carnelian and moss agate square bottle, a turquoise matrix lady's bottle, and forty-two other various jade, porcelain, inside-painted and overlay-decorated glass, lapis lazuli, quartz, metal and lacquer bottles, mostly with stoppers (46)
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