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    Sale 5336

    Chinese Art

    7 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 185

    A SMALL GROUP OF EIGHT SNUFF BOTTLES, 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A SMALL GROUP OF EIGHT SNUFF BOTTLES, 19TH CENTURY
    comprising a carnelian bottle with flattened sides and applied turquoise coloured beading; an amber bottle carved in relief with scrolling dragons and lotus; a malachite bottle; agate bottle; glass overlay bottle; pressed amber bottle; and reverse glass painted bottle -- carnelain bottle, 1¾in. (4.5cm.) high, all with stoppers. (8)


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