Asian Art Reference Books Online Auction

October 28, 2010

LOT 141
Three Hardstone Snuff Bottles
  • Three Hardstone Snuff Bottles
  • Three Hardstone Snuff Bottles

141

Three Hardstone Snuff Bottles

The first, of a marbled brown agate, carved with two faux animal head handles and a prunus tree; the second, cut from a layered stone, depicting a cat chasing a butterfly among flowers on one side and a resting bat on the other; the third, depicts two large amber butterflies and a beetle alongside a prunus tree
height 2.7" — 6.8 cm.

Estimate $400-$600

Realised: $1,020
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Additional Info:

Department: Asian Art
Materials: Hardstone