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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 220

    A GROUP OF SIX TOURMALINE SNUFF BOTTLES

    19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A GROUP OF SIX TOURMALINE SNUFF BOTTLES
    19TH CENTURY
    Comprising a blue bottle carved as a cicada, with a pink tourmaline stopper; a pink bottle carved as a peach with a green malachite stopper; and further four pink bottles with jadeite stoppers, one carved as a peach and bats group; one as a mountain group; and two as baluster vases
    The tallest -- 1¾in. (4.5cm.) high, all with stoppers, four with wood stands (6)


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