12 December 2007,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 688
Estimate GBP 500 - GBP 800
Seven Chinese snuff bottles, 19th/20th Century
comprising a white glazed ceramic bottle with pierced flower, bat and Shou character designs; a pale celadon and russet pebble formed bottle; an amber bottle, carved in relief with beast-head handles; green stone bottle; a green jadeite bottle carved with pine and crane; a yellow stone double gourd with bat and Shou characters; and a purple stone with incised gilt decoration -- 2 5/8in. (6.7cm.) six stoppers. (7)
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