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A GROUP OF FOUR SNUFF BOTTLES
A GROUP OF FOUR SNUFF BOTTLES
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A GROUP OF FOUR SNUFF BOTTLES

18TH-19TH CENTURY

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A GROUP OF FOUR SNUFF BOTTLES
18TH-19TH CENTURY
The group comprises a white jade snuff bottle carved in low relief with a chilong; a plain apple-green jade snuff bottle; an overlay glass bottle carved in green layers to the beige ground with a deer and a lion amongst pine trees and cloud scrolls and a brown agate rectangular snuff bottle carved in relief with a flower vase and gourds.
The largest 3 in. (7.7 cm.) high, three stoppers
Provenance
The agate bottle with label: 'John Sparks Ltd'.
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