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    Sale 2017

    Christie's Interiors

    1 - 2 July 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 770

    A GROUP OF FOUR CHINESE CARVED GLASS SNUFF BOTTLES,**

    18TH 19TH CENTURY,

    Price Realised  

    A GROUP OF FOUR CHINESE CARVED GLASS SNUFF BOTTLES,**
    18TH 19TH CENTURY,
    the yellow bottle with quartz stopper, plastic collar, and ivory spoon; the darker green bottle with green glass stopper, ivory collar and stained ivory spoon; the light green bottle with dark red glass stopper, ivory collar and spoon (detached); the clear bottle and stopper with stained ivory spoon
    The light green bottle, the tallest, 3¼in. (8.3cm.) high (8)


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    Special Notice

    Prospective purchasers are advised that several countries prohibit the importation of property containing materials from endangered species, including but not limited to coral, ivory and tortoiseshell. Accordingly, prospective purchasers should familiarize themselves with relevant customs regulations prior to bidding if they intend to import this lot into another country.