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    Sale 12290

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art And Textiles Part II

    13 May 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 733

    A GLASS OVERLAY 'ELEPHANT' SNUFF BOTTLE

    19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GLASS OVERLAY 'ELEPHANT' SNUFF BOTTLE
    19TH CENTURY
    The bottle is modelled as a standing elephant wearing an elaborate saddle cloth decorated with bats in green overlay on a pink and white ground.
    3 in. (7.5 cm.) high, stopper


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    Provenance

    Collection of Edward Choate O'Dell, published and exhibited in 1983.