A BLUE-OVERLAY CLEAR GLASS SNUFF BOTTLE
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A BLUE-OVERLAY CLEAR GLASS SNUFF BOTTLE

PROBABLY PALACE WORKSHOPS, BEIJING, 1770-1840

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A BLUE-OVERLAY CLEAR GLASS SNUFF BOTTLE
PROBABLY PALACE WORKSHOPS, BEIJING, 1770-1840
The bottle is carved through the translucent blue glass overlay to the clear bubble-suffused ground on either side with two chilong surrounding a central shou character.
2 ¼ in. (5.7 cm.) high, glass stopper
Provenance
Peter Hermann Collection.
Michael Hughes, New York, 2006.
Ruth and Carl Barron Collection, Belmont, Massachusetts, no. 4293.
Exhibited
Boston, International Chinese Snuff Bottle Convention, The Barron Collection, 23-26 September 2008.
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