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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 590

    A MINIATURE FAMILLE VERTE PORCELAIN SNUFF BOTTLE

    JINGDEZHEN KILNS, 1820-1900

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    Estimate

    A MINIATURE FAMILLE VERTE PORCELAIN SNUFF BOTTLE
    JINGDEZHEN KILNS, 1820-1900
    The bottle is decorated with a continuous scene of two scholars in a fenced garden amidst rocks, flowers and bamboo below an iron-red sun.
    1 7/8 in. (4.8 cm.) high, glass stopper


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    Provenance

    Robert Kleiner, Belfont Company Ltd., Hong Kong, 1993.
    The Collection of Robert and Molly Hsieh; Sotheby's New York, 23 March 2004, lot 125.
    Hugh Moss (HK) Ltd., Hong Kong, 2004.
    Ruth and Carl Barron Collection, Belmont, Massachusetts, no. 4062.