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    Sale 2017

    Christie's Interiors

    1 - 2 July 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 756

    TWO CHINESE HAIR CRYSTAL SNUFF BOTTLES,**

    18TH 19TH CENTURY,

    Price Realised  

    This lot is offered without a reserve

    TWO CHINESE HAIR CRYSTAL SNUFF BOTTLES,**
    18TH 19TH CENTURY,
    one with an associated silver-mounted jadeite stopper, the other with coral and jadeite stopper with ivory spoon
    Each 2¾in. (7cm.) high approximately (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.


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that the bottle with coral stopper has a chip to the foot and the outer edge of the mouth is polished.