16 March 2016
A BRONZE SNUFF BOTTLE
PROBABLY IMPERIAL, 1740-1820
The heart-shaped bottle is cast on either side with a foliate-form panel containing various auspicious objects and 'antiques'.
2 ½ in. (6.3 cm.) high, glass stopper
Rare Art, Inc., New York, 2012.
Hugh Moss (HK) Ltd., Hong Kong, 2012.
Ruth and Carl Barron Collection, Belmont, Massachusetts, no. 5414.
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