7 November 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,250
Estimate GBP 1,000 - GBP 1,500
A GREY CELADON AND BLACK JADE SNUFF BOTTLE, 19TH CENTURY
in the form of a cicada, with six legs and defined wing feathers, the mouth area forming the aperture for the bottle -- 2 1/8in. (5.4cm.) wide, stopper, wood stand.
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