16 March 2016,
Price realised USD 4,000
USD 2,000 - USD 3,000
A CARVED RUBY-RED GLASS SNUFF BOTTLE
IMPERIAL, PALACE WORKSHOPS, BEIJING, 1730-1820
The transparent, ruby-red glass bottle is carved and faceted on either flat side with a large chrysanthemum flower flanked by the ridged, narrow sides.
2 in. (5 cm.) high, rose quartz stopper
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