Sale 17AS01 | Lot 292

Chinese Cinnabar Lacquer Snuff Bottle

Catalogue: Asian Works of Art

Lot Details

Lot 292
Chinese Cinnabar Lacquer Snuff Bottle
Qing Dynasty
Of flattened ovoid form, deeply carved in the round through the red layer with blossoming peony between ruyi head bands, all against a black diaper ground, the conforming stopper carved with stylized cloud swirls. Height overall 3 inches.

C Estate of I. Arnold Victor III

Estimate: $700 - $1,000
Sold for $20,000 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

scattered small losses, one flower possible restored. Conforming lid possibly restored.

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Estimate: $700 - $1,000
Sold for $20,000 (includes buyer's premium)

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Asian Works of Art

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