• Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works  auction at Christies

    Sale 2196

    Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art Including Property from the Arthur M. Sackler Collections

    15 September 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 169

    A WHITE JADE SNUFF BOTTLE

    1730-1820

    Price Realised  

    A WHITE JADE SNUFF BOTTLE
    1730-1820
    Of compressed ovoid form with vertical fluting below the cylindrical neck, the stone of even white tone with some sparse opaque inclusions, coral stopper
    1 15/16 in. (4.8 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Acquired circa 1960s-1974, and thence by descent within the family.