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    Sale 12548

    The Pavilion Sale - Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    5 April 2016, Hong Kong

  • Lot 16

    AN INSCRIBED PALE CELADON SNUFF BOTTLE

    QING DYNASTY (1644-1911)

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    AN INSCRIBED PALE CELADON SNUFF BOTTLE
    QING DYNASTY (1644-1911)
    The snuff bottle is incised and gilt on one side with narcissus and lingzhi emerging from behind a pierced rock underneath a pine tree, the other side with a poetic inscription about a birthday celebration attended by immortals. The stone is of an even tone with a slight greyish-green tinge.
    2 5/8 in. (6.4 cm.) high, stopper


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    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that the inscription and motifs on this lot might be later carved.
    請注意:此拍品上之刻字及紋飾有可能為後刻。