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    Sale 12290

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art And Textiles Part II

    13 May 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 727

    FOUR AGATE SNUFF BOTTLES

    19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    FOUR AGATE SNUFF BOTTLES
    19TH CENTURY
    The group comprises: a large moss agate snuff bottle; a chalcedony snuff bottle carved with narcissus, lingzhi, and bamboo; a caramel agate snuff bottle carved with auspicious creatures; and a further caramel-toned snuff bottle carved with Buddhist lions.
    The largest 2 7/8 in. (7.2 cm.) high, four stoppers.


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    Provenance

    From the Collection of the Duchess of Roxburghe (1878-1937).