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    Sale 7621

    A Private English Collection of White Jade Carvings & Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art Including Export Art

    4 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 25

    TWO SLIP-DECORATED AND ENAMELLED YIXING STONEWARE SNUFF BOTTLES

    19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    TWO SLIP-DECORATED AND ENAMELLED YIXING STONEWARE SNUFF BOTTLES
    19TH CENTURY
    The first of flattened and rounded square shape, each side with a recessed panel decorated with a slip design, one depicting two Pekinese dogs frolicking beneath flowers and rockwork, the reverse with two doves, the sides in blue enamel; and a rounded hexagonal shaped bottle enamelled with a bird amongst prunus, stopper
    2 5/8 in. (6.7 cm.) max. high (2)


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    A similar slip decorated bottle depicting Pekinese dogs from the J&J Collection was sold in our Hong Kong rooms, 22 March 2007, lot 38.

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