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LOT 90

Lot 90

A Peking Glass 'Carp' Snuff Bottle, 18th/19th Century

A Peking Glass 'Carp' Snuff Bottle, 18th/19th Century
Lot 90 Details
A Peking Glass 'Carp' Snuff Bottle, 18th/19th Century

清 十八/十九世纪 墨玉地料鲤鱼海水纹烟壶

The opaque dark green glass carved in relief with carp leaping above rolling waves
height 2.4 in — 6.2 cm

Estimate $500-$1,000

Realised: $1,140
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

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A Peking Glass 'Carp' Snuff Bottle, 18th/19th Century
  • A Peking Glass 'Carp' Snuff Bottle, 18th/19th Century
  • A Peking Glass 'Carp' Snuff Bottle, 18th/19th Century
Provenance:

Robert Hall, London
Ex. Marian Mayer Collection
Sotheby's London, November 8, 1976, lot 60
Ex. Ko Family Collection
来源:伦敦苏富比1976年11月8日,Marian Mayer私人珍藏,拍品编号60

Literature:

Published in Robert Hall: Chinese Snuff Bottles II, 1989, p.104, no.84

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CONDITION DETAILS

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  • 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.)

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