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    Sale 2017

    Christie's Interiors

    1 - 2 July 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 747

    TWO CHINESE AGATE SNUFF BOTTLES,**

    18TH 19TH CENTURY,

    Price Realised  

    This lot is offered without a reserve

    TWO CHINESE AGATE SNUFF BOTTLES,**
    18TH 19TH CENTURY,
    the larger carved with mask-shaped handles at shoulder with glass stopper and collar and ivory spoon; the smaller with green hardstone stopper and ivory spoon
    The larger 2½in. (6.3cm.) high (4)


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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.