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    Sale 2017

    Christie's Interiors

    1 - 2 July 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 775

    THREE CHINESE OVERLAY GLASS SNUFF BOTTLES,**

    18TH 19TH CENTURY,

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    This lot is offered without a reserve

    THREE CHINESE OVERLAY GLASS SNUFF BOTTLES,**
    18TH 19TH CENTURY,
    the moon-shaped bottle with a green jadeite stopper and ivory spoon; the pear form bottle with an amethyst stopper, plastic collar and ivory spoon; the double gourd bottle with a coral stopper and ivory spoon
    The moon-shaped bottle, the tallest, 2¾in. (7cm.) 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.


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that there are small chips to all three bottles.