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    Sale 12548

    The Pavilion Sale - Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    5 April 2016, Hong Kong

  • Lot 178

    A FINE BLUE AND WHITE 'DRAGON' SNUFF BOTTLE

    MID-QING DYNASTY

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    A FINE BLUE AND WHITE 'DRAGON' SNUFF BOTTLE
    MID-QING DYNASTY
    The flattened globular body is painted around with a striding scaly five-clawed dragon pursuing a flaming pearl above cresting waves, contested by another dragon half-submerged in waves, all amidst cloud scrolls and flames. The base is inscribed with a Qianlong reign mark in seal script in a line.
    2 1/8 in. (5.6 cm.) high


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