16 March 2016,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 2,500
Estimate USD 2,000 - USD 3,000
A 'REALGAR' GLASS SNUFF BOTTLE
PROBABLY IMPERIAL GLASSWORKS, BEIJING, 1700-1800
The opaque glass bottle has mottled bright-orange and yellow 'eyes', and horizontal stripes on a ground of predominantly orange multi-colored swirls.
2 ¼ in. (5.7 cm.) high, hardstone and metal stopper
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