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    Sale 5936

    The Country House Sale - Property of the 14th Earl of Kintore & The Collection of the Late Bernard Lyons, C.B.E.

    18 March 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 217

    A GROUP OF FIVE CHINESE GLASS SNUFF BOTTLES

    19TH AND 20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A GROUP OF FIVE CHINESE GLASS SNUFF BOTTLES
    19TH AND 20TH CENTURY
    Comprising four red glass overlay bottles, carved through to reveal the transluscent and 'snow storm' grounds beneath, variously depicting fruiting gourds, fish, flowering jardinieres and dragons; and a red glass bottle carved in relief with beast handles, bamboo and prunus
    The largest, 2 7/8in. (7.3cm.) high, all with stoppers (5)


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