16 September 2015
A MOTTLED GREENISH-WHITE AND APPLE-GREEN JADEITE SNUFF BOTTLE
The flattened body is carved in low relief on one side with a crane in flight above pine branches and on the reverse with a bell pendent from a pine branch above a further pine branch, rocks and a recumbent stag. The greenish-white stone has splashes of bright emerald-green color.
2 3/8 in. (6 cm.) high, glass stopper
Robert Hall, London, 1998.
Ruth and Carl Barron Collection, Belmont, Massachusetts, no. 2551.
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