13 May 2016,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 4,750
Estimate GBP 2,000 - GBP 3,000
TWO WHITE JADE SNUFF BOTTLES
The group comprises: a rectangular tapered snuff bottle decorated with two fixed-ring mask handles to the shoulders; and a flattened rounded bottle.
The larger, 2 in. (5 cm.) high, stoppers
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The tapered bottle: From a private collection acquired in Hong Kong in the 1950s.
The rounded bottle: Property from the collection of Lady Mary Stewart (1916-2014).
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