16 March 2016
A SILHOUETTE AGATE SNUFF BOTTLE
The bottle, of pale honey and cream tone, is carved through the mottled, deep russet skin to depict two hawks beneath two trees.
2 3/8 in. (6 cm.) high, glass stopper
Charles C. Cox Collection, New Zealand.
Robert Hall, London, 1997.
Ruth and Carl Barron Collection, Belmont, Massachusetts, no. 2519.
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