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    Sale 12291

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art and Textiles Part I

    9 November 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 469

    A GROUP OF SIX SNUFF BOTTLES

    19TH-20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GROUP OF SIX SNUFF BOTTLES
    19TH-20TH CENTURY
    The group comprises a red overlay glass 'chilong' bottle; a black overlay white glass 'lotus' bottle; an inside-painted 'boys' bottle; a cloisonné enamel 'butterflies' bottle; an underglaze blue and polychrome enamelled porcelain 'deer' bottle; and a blue and white 'dragon' bottle.
    The largest, 2 ¾ in. (7 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Property from a Private Asian Collector.