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    Sale 12290

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art And Textiles Part II

    13 May 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 540

    TWO WHITE JADE SNUFF BOTTLES

    18TH-19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    TWO WHITE JADE SNUFF BOTTLES
    18TH-19TH CENTURY
    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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    Provenance

    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).


    Pre-Lot Text

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