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    Sale 5931

    The Sunday Sale Including the Property of the Late Audrey Burton O.B.E.

    31 May 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 119

    TWO CHINESE SNUFF BOTTLES

    19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

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    TWO CHINESE SNUFF BOTTLES
    19TH CENTURY
    Comprising a shadow agate bottle, the deep inclusions carved into a puppy playing with a ball, coral stopper; and a porcelain bottle painted in iron-red with a scrolling dragon on underglaze blue scrolling clouds, Qianlong mark to base; and two agate buffalo carvings, the reclining beasts each with fitted wood stand
    Agate snuff bottle, 2 3/8in. (6cm.) high (4)


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