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    Christie's Interiors

    1 - 2 July 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 746

    THREE CHINESE JASPER SNUFF BOTTLES AND CORAL STOPPERS,

    19TH CENTURY,

    Price Realised  

    This lot is offered without a reserve

    THREE CHINESE JASPER SNUFF BOTTLES AND CORAL STOPPERS,
    19TH CENTURY,
    one carved with a bird's head on front and wing on back and with jade collar; another carved with mask-form handles at shoulder; another of mottled red and black color
    The snuff bottle incised with a bird, the largest, 2½in. (6.4cm.) high (6)


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    Special Notice

    This lot is offered without reserve.
    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.