Asian Art Online Auction

June 24, 2010

LOT 55

Lot 55

Four Snuff Bottles

Four Snuff Bottles
Lot 55 Details
Four Snuff Bottles

A porcelain famille verte landscape bottle; a cinnabar lacquer bottle; a red overlay white bottle; and a cloisonné bottle, Qianlong mark
height 3.5" — 9 cm.

Estimate $300-$400

Realised: $5,946
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report

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Four Snuff Bottles
  • Four Snuff Bottles


Lacquer snuff bottle has wear to surface, stopper not original; stopper for Peking glass bottle not original; no other condition problems noted

LOT 55

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.