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    Sale 11786

    The Ruth and Carl Barron Collection of Fine Chinese Snuff Bottles: Part II

    16 March 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 498

    A WHITE JADE SNUFF BOTTLE

    1760-1850

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A WHITE JADE SNUFF BOTTLE
    1760-1850
    The bottle is carved in low relief showing a recumbent spotted deer below a bat carrying a branch of peaches to one side. The reverse is decorated with two bats, one carrying ribbon-tied cash, the other a branch of peaches. The stone is of an even white tone.
    2 5/8 in. (6.8 cm.) high, glass stopper


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    Provenance

    Eric Young Collection.
    Clare Lawrence, London, 1994.
    Ruth and Carl Barron Collection, Belmont, Massachusetts, no. 1618.