16 March 2016,
Price realised USD 2,750
USD 2,000 - USD 3,000
A BLUE-OVERLAY WHITE AND PINK GLASS PEACH-FORM SNUFF BOTTLE
The bottle is carved through the blue glass to form a leafy stem encircling the mouth, the body is of translucent milky-white and pink 'souffle' glass giving the impression of a ripe peach.
2 3/8 in. (6 cm.) high, green stem-form glass stopper
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A similar peach 'souffle' glass bottle is illustrated and discussed by Moss, Graham, Tsang, in A Treasury of Chinese Snuff Bottles, the Mary and George Bloch Collection, Volume 5, Part 3, Hong Kong, 2002, p. 973, no. 973.
Gift of Hugh Moss, 2001.
Ruth and Carl Barron Collection, Belmont, Massachusetts, no. 3311.
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