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    Sale 11786

    The Ruth and Carl Barron Collection of Fine Chinese Snuff Bottles: Part II

    16 March 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 447

    A FAMILLE ROSE-DECORATED MOLDED PORCELAIN SNUFF BOTTLE

    IMPERIAL, JINGDEZHEN KILNS, TONGZHI SIX-CHARACTER MARK IN IRON RED AND OF THE PERIOD (1862-1874)

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    A FAMILLE ROSE-DECORATED MOLDED PORCELAIN SNUFF BOTTLE
    IMPERIAL, JINGDEZHEN KILNS, TONGZHI SIX-CHARACTER MARK IN IRON RED AND OF THE PERIOD (1862-1874)
    The cylindrical bottle is decorated with enameled, molded 'precious objects', some set on tables and stands, all set on a turquoise ground.
    3 ¼ in. (8.2 cm.) high, tiger's eye stopper


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    Provenance

    John Ault Collection, Bangkok.
    Robert Kleiner, London, 2011.
    Ruth and Carl Barron Collection, Belmont, Massachusetts, no. 5142.