Asian Art Online Auction

April 25, 2013

LOT 110

Lot 110

Two White Peking Glass Snuff Bottles

Two White Peking Glass Snuff Bottles
Lot 110 Details
Two White Peking Glass Snuff Bottles

Imitating white jade, each with smooth and uncarved bodies, one of ovoid shape, the other rounded rectangular form
tallest height 2.8" — 7 cm.

Estimate $200-$300

Realised: $60
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report


Collection of Snuff Bottles, Porcelain, and Decorative Works of Art from an Important North York Collection, acquired in the 1960’s


no condition problems noted

LOT 110

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.)

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