London, South Kensington
19 July 2007
Three agate snuff bottles, 19th Century
two Chinese bottles variously carved with a bat and a crouching tiger, prunus and bamboo branches, both with stoppers; and a Mongolian white metal mounted flattened square form bottle, coral and malachite mounted stopper - 3¼in. (8.3cm.) high max. (including stopper). (3)
The bamboo and prunus carved snuff bottle was purchased from Robert D. Thompson, Hong Kong, on 3 January 1977.
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