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    Sale 12290

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art And Textiles Part II

    13 May 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 532

    TWO ROCK CRYSTAL AND ONE QUARTZ SNUFF BOTTLE

    19TH CENTURY

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    TWO ROCK CRYSTAL AND ONE QUARTZ SNUFF BOTTLE
    19TH CENTURY
    One rock crystal bottle is carved around the sides with two dragons amidst cloud scrolls. The other rock crystal bottle is carved on either side with a boy approaching an Immortal in a fenced garden. The smokey quartz bottle is carved on one side with a monkey below a pine tree and on the other side with a monkey near lingzhi fungus.
    The largest 3 in. (7.5 cm.) high, three stoppers


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    Provenance

    Property from a Private American Collection, assembled prior to 1960.