Asian Art Online Auction

July 10, 2014

LOT 114
Two Hardstone Snuff Bottles, 19th Century
  • Two Hardstone Snuff Bottles, 19th Century

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Two Hardstone Snuff Bottles, 19th Century

One rendered from grey jade with a scene depicting two beasts in a rocky landscape and surrounded by pine trees, with puddingtstone stopper; the other, of agate and carved with fluted sides along the compressed and rounded body, tiger eye stopper TOGETHER WITH 19th C Persian silver inlay miniature lamp
longest length 3.5" — 9 cm.
snuff bottles in good condition, Persian lamp with broken hinge

Estimate $300-$400

Realised: $120

Provenance:

Property from an Important Toronto Estate.

Additional Info:

Department: Asian Art
Materials: Hardstone