Lot 103: SET OF 8 PCS SNUFF BOTTLES WITH ZITAN BOX
November 11, 2016
Marietta, GA, USALive Auction
Description: Set of eight pieces Chinese snuff bottles, comprised of seven Peking glass snuff bottles of various color and shapes; and one cinnabar snuff bottle. All set inside a carved four drawers zitan box. With unique design of square box elaborately carved on top with large swastika interspersed with flying Fu bats, each sides with five framed panel, mounted with knob brass handle, all reserved above key fret motif diaper, surmounted the waisted apron terminating the pierced spandrel with scrolling foliate motif, raised on four shallow legs. The carving is superb, smooth surface, with feathery fine grain.
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Dimensions: Dimension: (Largest): 3"H x 2.5"W (box): 6"H x 10"W
Medium: glass, hardwood
Date: Qing Dynasty