Asian Art Auction

December 02, 2013

LOT 218
Lobed Jadeite Snuff Container, 19th Century
  • Lobed Jadeite Snuff Container, 19th Century

218

Lobed Jadeite Snuff Container, 19th Century

The elongated body tapering towards the flat base and with fluted sides
height 3.1" — 8 cm.

Estimate $600-$800

Realised: $615
Price Includes Buyer's Premium

Provenance:

Chinese Porcelain and Works of Art from the Estate of David Blyth Hanna (1858-1938), Toronto. (Lots 203-219)
Mr Hanna was a railway executive who became the president of Canadian National Railways in 1919, maintaining his position until 1922, when he was appointed the first chairman of the Liquor Control Board of Ontario (LCBO).

Additional Info:

Department: Asian Art
Materials: Jade