Asian Art Auction

June 12, 2017

LOT 108

Lot 108

Two Overlay Peking Glass Snuff Bottles

Two Overlay Peking Glass Snuff Bottles
Lot 108 Details
Two Overlay Peking Glass Snuff Bottles

One with a rounded squat body and monster head handles rendered from blue glass, the exterior inlaid with mother-of-pearl, the other of massive form with branches and florals in red glass
tallest height 3.3" — 8.5 cm.

Estimate $200-$400

Realised: $175
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report

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Two Overlay Peking Glass Snuff Bottles
  • Two Overlay Peking Glass Snuff Bottles


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LOT 108

About Condition Ratings

  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

Note: Condition ratings and condition details are the subjective opinions of our specialists and should be used as a guide only. Waddington’s uses due care when preparing condition details, however, our staff are not professional restorers or conservators. Condition details and reports are not warranties and each lot is sold “as is” in accordance with the buyer’s terms and conditions of sale. In all cases the prospective purchaser is responsible for inspecting the property themselves prior to placing a bid.