Prospective purchasers are advised that several countries prohibit the importation of property containing materials from endangered species, including but not limited to coral, ivory and tortoiseshell. Accordingly, prospective purchasers should familiarize themselves with relevant customs regulations prior to bidding if they intend to import this lot into another country.
Mrs. Roy E. Tomlinson, Montclair, New Jersey
The Montclair Art Museum, (Accession no. 66.104.3, 1966)
Sotheby's, New York, 23 September 1995, lot 81
Hugh Moss (HK) Ltd.
S. Cammann, Miniature Art From Old China. Chinese Snuff Bottles from the Montclair Art Museum Collections, 1982, no. 189.
C. Chu, "The J & J Collection of Chinese Snuff Bottles", Oriental Art, Vol. XLIX, no. 2 (2003), p. 65
Christie's, Los Angeles, 2003