15 September 2009,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 2,750
Estimate USD 3,000 - USD 4,000
A WELL-CARVED RED OVERLAY 'SNOWSTORM' GLASS SNUFF BOTTLE
Of flattened ovoid form, finely carved through the ruby-red overlay with an overall design of the so-called 'one hundred antiques', depicting object-filled vases and bowls and various other scholarly articles, including a weiqi board, a qin and a tripod censer, coral and gilt-metal stopper with integral spoon
2 13/16 in. (7.1 cm.) high
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Acquired circa 1960s-1974, and thence by descent within the family.
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