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    Sale 11786

    The Ruth and Carl Barron Collection of Fine Chinese Snuff Bottles: Part II

    16 March 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 474

    A MINIATURE BLUE GLASS FACETED SNUFF BOTTLE

    IMPERIAL, PALACE WORKSHOPS, 1730-1820

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A MINIATURE BLUE GLASS FACETED SNUFF BOTTLE
    IMPERIAL, PALACE WORKSHOPS, 1730-1820
    The transparent blue bottle is of octagonal outline below the tall cylindrical neck. The narrow sides are faceted and the convex, main sides are faceted with four quadrants forming a central part.
    1 ½ in. (3.8 cm.) high, hardstone stopper


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    Provenance

    Hugh Moss (HK) Ltd., Hong Kong, 2008.