• Lot 197

    TABATIERE EN VERRE JAUNE SCULPTE

    CHINE, XVIIIEME-XIXEME SIECLE

    Price Realised  

    TABATIERE EN VERRE JAUNE SCULPTE
    CHINE, XVIIIEME-XIXEME SIECLE
    De forme octogonale, les deux faces rehaussées de médaillons circulaires, le bouchon en corail et nacre
    Hauteur: 5,5 cm. (2 1/8 in.)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    FROM THE COLLECTION OF A PRIVATE AMATEUR
    PART ONE


    Post Lot Text

    A CARVED YELLOW GLASS SNUFF BOTTLE
    CHINA, 18TH/19TH CENTURY