• Fine Chinese Ceramics and Work auction at Christies

    Sale 7762

    Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    3 November 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 4

    A RARE ENAMELLED ROCK CRYSTAL SNUFF BOTTLE

    LATE 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A RARE ENAMELLED ROCK CRYSTAL SNUFF BOTTLE
    LATE 18TH CENTURY
    Of flattened rectangular shape, enamelled in pastel shades of pink, green and blue to depict a flowering prunus tree growing beside peonies and day lilies, amidst ornamental rockwork, supported on an oval foot ring enclosing three characters Guyuexuan, 'Ancient Moon Pavilion', enamelled in red
    3 1/8 in. (7.9 cm.) high, stopper


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