Lot 138: Porcelain-Encrusted Snapping Turtle Candle Holder
December 4, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Probably Chinese, the round ceramic built up with a thick layer of clay, into which broken pieces of antique blue- and white-glazed Kraak porcelain have been embedded, the turtle's protruding head with nail heads for eyes. 4" H X 9.75" L X 8" D. Losses to porcelain, wear to clay.