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221 lots with images

December 15, 2012

Live Auction

147 Jackson Rd.

Berlin, NJ, 08009 USA

Phone: 856-336-5551

Fax: 856-767-3059

221 Lots
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Chinese Green Glass Snuff Bottle

Lot 1: Chinese Green Glass Snuff Bottle

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Description: Chinese Green Glass Snuff Bottle, the green ground ceramic snuff bottle with blue glazed spiral ridge around the body, the blue stone top with twisted brass border and fitted with brass spoon; appx. 2 1/4 H.

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Chinese Red Glass Snuff Bottle

Lot 2: Chinese Red Glass Snuff Bottle

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Description: Red Glass Snuff Bottle, of ovoid form, the body with simulated yellow stone veining; appx. 1 3/4 W, 2 1/4 H.

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Xianfeng Mark & Period Porcelain Snuff Bottle

Lot 3: Xianfeng Mark & Period Porcelain Snuff Bottle

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Description: Xianfeng Mark & Period Chinese Porcelain Snuff Bottle, of bottle shape with over glaze painting of children playing in yard; appx. 2 1/2 H, 1 1/4 DIA.

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Qing Dynasty Chinese Crystal Snuff Bottle

Lot 4: Qing Dynasty Chinese Crystal Snuff Bottle

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Description: Qing Dynasty Crystal Snuff Bottle, of tapering rectangular form, the interior with very fine painting on both sides of mounted arts officers riding through mountain valley; appx. 2 3/4 H, 1 3/4 W; Provenance: Private Collection, Maryland. Acquired at Christie's, London, May 20, 1971.

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Rare 19th C. Chinese Peking Glass Snuff Bottle

Lot 5: Rare 19th C. Chinese Peking Glass Snuff Bottle

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Description: Rare 19th Century Peking Glass Hand Shaped Snuff Bottle, the curled hand painted with fenghuang eye feather motif; appx. 2 1/4 H, 1 1/2 W.

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19th Century Chinese Coral Guanyin Snuff Bottle

Lot 6: 19th Century Chinese Coral Guanyin Snuff Bottle

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Description: 19th Century Chinese Coral Snuff Bottle, in the shape of Guanyin seated on elephant, the Buddha head as top fitted with ivory spoon; appx. 2 W 3 H; Provenance: Private Collection, Maryland. Acquired in New York, August 20, 1968.

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20th Century Chinese Carved Lavender Jadeite Snuff Bottle

Lot 7: 20th Century Chinese Carved Lavender Jadeite Snuff Bottle

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Description: 20th Century Carved Lavender Jadeite Snuff Bottle, the body of flattened ovoid form, carved with springtime decoration; appx. 1 3/4 W, 2 1/2 H; Provenance: Private Collection, Maryland. Acquired at Manheim Gallery, New Orleans, March 15, 1971.

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Rare Early 19th C. Chinese Peking Glass Snuff Bottle

Lot 8: Rare Early 19th C. Chinese Peking Glass Snuff Bottle

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Description: Rare Early 19th Century Chinese Peking Glass Snuff Bottle, of rounded form, the pink glass body with opaque green glass overlay of auspicious beginning, carved in relief with continuous landscape with three goats beneath the sun and with the three friends: pine, prunus and bamboo. Illustrated in Snuff Bottles of China, Hugh M. Moss, 1971; Appx. 2 W, 2 3/4 H.

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19th Century Chinese Peking Glass Snuff Bottle

Lot 9: 19th Century Chinese Peking Glass Snuff Bottle

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Description: 19th Century Peking Glass Snuff Bottle, the opaque white body with ruby red overlay decoration of phoenix and dragon on the front and reverse, the sides with applied mask and ring handles; Appx. 1 1/2 W, 2 3/4 H.

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19th Century Chinese Cinnabar Snuff Bottle

Lot 10: 19th Century Chinese Cinnabar Snuff Bottle

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Description: 19th Century Cinnabar Snuff Bottle ,with high relief carving of figures in a landscape, with flattened ivory top. Appx. 2 1/4 W, 2 5/8 H.

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19th Century Chinese Natural Double Gourd Snuff Bottle

Lot 11: 19th Century Chinese Natural Double Gourd Snuff Bottle

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Description: 19th Century Chinese Natural Double Gourd Snuff Bottle; appx. 2 7/8 H.

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Rare 19th Century Chinese Natural Gourd Snuff Bottle

Lot 12: Rare 19th Century Chinese Natural Gourd Snuff Bottle

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Description: Rare 19th Century Natural Gourd Snuff Bottle with Turquoise Top; appx. 2 1/2 DIA, 1 1/2 H.

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Chinese Crystal Snuff Bottle

Lot 13: Chinese Crystal Snuff Bottle

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Description: Chinese Crystal Snuff Bottle, of ovoid form; appx. 1 1/4 DIA, 2 H; Provenance: From a New Hampshire Collection.

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Chinese Crystal Snuff Bottle

Lot 14: Chinese Crystal Snuff Bottle

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Description: Chinese Crystal Snuff Bottle, the small crystal snuff bottle with black inclusions and relief carved decoration, with similar crystal top; appx. 1 W, 1 7/8 H; Provenance: From a New Hampshire Collection.

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19th Century Chinese White Jade Snuff Bottle

Lot 15: 19th Century Chinese White Jade Snuff Bottle

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Description: 19th Century White Jade Snuff Bottle with Jadeite Top, of compressed rectangular form, with natural variations in the stone; appx. 1 1/2 W, 2 3/4 H; Provenance: Private Collection, Maryland. Acquired in New York, March 12, 1974.

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18th Century White Peking Glass Snuff Bottle

Lot 16: 18th Century White Peking Glass Snuff Bottle

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Description: 18th Century White Peking Glass Snuff Bottle, with four color overlay; appx. 2 3/8 DIA 4 H; Provenance: From the Ina and Sandford Gadient Collection.

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19th Century Chinese Painted Ivory Snuff Bottle

Lot 17: 19th Century Chinese Painted Ivory Snuff Bottle

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Description: 19th Century Chinese Painted Ivory Snuff Bottle, in the shape of a woman in colored robes carrying a pipa, the base carved to show her legs and feet within her robes; appx. 1 1/4 W, 3 H; Provenance: From a New Hampshire Collection.

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Qing Dynasty Horn Snuff Bottle & Lacquer Box

Lot 18: Qing Dynasty Horn Snuff Bottle & Lacquer Box

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Description: 19th Century Chinese Horn Snuff Bottle in Painted Lacquer Box , the snuff bottle with high relief carving of phoenix standing on a turtle's back amidst incised waves on both sides; the lacquer box with gilt image of oxen in landscape, above shaped sides each with carved and painted faux rattan panels, the corners with painted lotus, the cover with Kangxi period marks; with cracking to snuff bottle and interior of lacquered case; snuff bottle appx. 2 1/2 W, 3 3/8 H; Box appx. 5 1/2 Square, 3 H; Provenance: Property of an English Estate.

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Early 20th Century Chinese Peking Glass Snuff Bottle

Lot 19: Early 20th Century Chinese Peking Glass Snuff Bottle

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Description: Early 20th Century Chinese Peking Glass Imitation Coral Snuff Bottle, the body of the glass snuff bottle carved in the round with high relief sinuous dragon in clouds; appx. 2 DIA, 3 1/2 H.

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Yong Shoutian Glass Snuff Bottle

Lot 20: Yong Shoutian Glass Snuff Bottle

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Description: Yong Shoutian Glass Snuff Bottle, of flattened rectangular form, the front with interior painting of a flautist playing for a garden audience, the reverse painted with two officers; appx. 1 7/8 W, 2 3/4 H.

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Impressive Chinese Early Qing Dynasty Fu Lu Xi Ivory

Lot 21: Impressive Chinese Early Qing Dynasty Fu Lu Xi Ivory

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Description: Impressive Late Ming or Early Qing Period Fu Lu Xi Ivory Carving, with figural representations for reach, good luck and high salary, traces of original paint; appx. 3 1/2 W, 7 1/2 H; Provenance: From a Connecticut Estate.

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19th Century Chinese Pierced Ivory Sachet

Lot 22: 19th Century Chinese Pierced Ivory Sachet

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Description: 19th Century Pierced Ivory Sachet, of rectangular form with shaped corners, the front with center carving of elder and deer on pierced ground, the reverse with gentleman in garden; appx. 1 1/2 W, 1 7/8 H.

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19th Century Japanese Ivory Sachet

Lot 23: 19th Century Japanese Ivory Sachet

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Description: 19th Century Japanese Ivory Sachet, of drum form, each end with pierced carving of birds holding a wreath, the body with pierced and striated lines 'created' by the hungry mice, some eating peanuts, painted below; appx. 1 DIA 1 3/4 H.

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19th Century Chinese Pierced Ivory Sachet

Lot 24: 19th Century Chinese Pierced Ivory Sachet

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Description: 19th Century Chinese Pierced Ivory Sachet, of rectangular form with shape corners, each side with carved dragon on pierced ground; appx. 1 1/4 W 1 3/8 H

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19th Century Chinese Ivory Abacus

Lot 25: 19th Century Chinese Ivory Abacus

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Description: 19th Century Chinese Ivory Abacus, the front with ivory beads on sliding wires, the back with open carved flowers, each side with pierced decoration, the top with triangular hook; appx. 3 W, 1 1/2 H; Provenance: From a New Hampshire Collection.

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19th Century Chinese Ivory Puzzle Ball on Stand

Lot 26: 19th Century Chinese Ivory Puzzle Ball on Stand

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Description: 19th Century Chinese Ivory Puzzle Ball, of at least seven layers, the surface with high relief carving of dragon, with stand featuring a deity standing on lotus; Puzzle Ball appx. 3 DIA, with stand appx. 13 H; Provenance: From a New Hampshire Collection.

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19th Century Chinese Ivory Brush Pot

Lot 27: 19th Century Chinese Ivory Brush Pot

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Description: 19th Century Chinese Ivory Brush Pot, smooth ivory cylindrical brush pot, each side with shaped oblong cartouches containing high relief carvings of figures in landscape, the body raised on flared foot with four carved ruyi head; appx. 2 3/8 DIA, 3 3/4 H; Provenance: From a New Hampshire Collection.

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19th Century Chinese Ivory Wall Pendant

Lot 28: 19th Century Chinese Ivory Wall Pendant

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Description: 19th Century Chinese Ivory Wall Pendant, the shaped top above rectangular board with three shaped panels containing figural scenes, the sides lined with pierced rectangular boards, pendant with all over low relief carved pattern beneath high relief floral carving; with slight bowing to pendant; appx. 2 7/ 8 W, 9 1/2 H; Provenance: From a New Hampshire Collection.

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19th Century Chinese Carved Ivory Brush Pot

Lot 29: 19th Century Chinese Carved Ivory Brush Pot

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Description: 19th Century Carved Ivory Brush Pot on Pierced Wood Stand, the brush pot with all over high relief carving of dragons in waves, on pierced wood stand; appx. 5 DIA, 4 1/4 H, with stand appx. 6 DIA, 5 3/4 H; Provenance: From a New Hampshire Collection.

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19th Century Chinese Ivory Figure

Lot 30: 19th Century Chinese Ivory Figure

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Description: 19th Century Chinese Ivory Figure, a standing figure of an elder man with fish, with coloring to hair and beard; figure appx. 7 3/4 H, on stand appx. 9 H.

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19th Century Chinese Ivory Dragon Flask

Lot 31: 19th Century Chinese Ivory Dragon Flask

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Description: 19th Century Chinese Ivory Dragon Flask, the center flask featuring relief carving of dragon in waves, the flask mounted on base carved as waves and flanked by figures of a phoenix and dragon with outstretched tongue; appx. 5 1/2 W, 2 D, 9 3/4 H; Provenance: From a New Hampshire Collection.

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19th Century Chinese Ivory Figure with Lotus

Lot 32: 19th Century Chinese Ivory Figure with Lotus

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Description: 19th Century Ivory Standing Figure of Woman with Lotus; figure appx. 8 3/4 H, on stand appx. 10 H.

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19th Century Chinese Ivory Figure

Lot 33: 19th Century Chinese Ivory Figure

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Description: 19th Century Ivory Figure of Standing Female, the woman holding flowers, with a blooming tree to her rear; appx. 11 3/4 H.

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19th Century Chinese Ivory Figure of Officer

Lot 34: 19th Century Chinese Ivory Figure of Officer

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Description: 19th Century Chinese Standing Ivory Figure of Officer with Flowers, the base with Ming Dynasty marks; appx. 9 3/4 H.

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Large 19th Century Chinese Ivory Carving of Woman

Lot 35: Large 19th Century Chinese Ivory Carving of Woman

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Description: Large 19th Century Chinese Carved Ivory Figure of a Standing Female, the woman carrying a peony branch and whisk, with a sword on her back, accompanied by a crane, with carved wood stand; appx. 14 1/8 H.

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19th Century Chinese Ivory Figure of Guanyin

Lot 36: 19th Century Chinese Ivory Figure of Guanyin

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Description: 19th Century Chinese Ivory Figure of Guanyin on Dragon; appx. 3 1/8 W, 7 H.

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19th Century Chinese Painted Ivory Figural Carving

Lot 37: 19th Century Chinese Painted Ivory Figural Carving

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Description: 19th Century Chinese Painted Ivory Figural Carving, ivory figure of Lohan, with long eyebrows, seated in grotto, the figure on inlaid and carved base; appx. 2 3/4 W, 4 1/2 H.

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19th Century Chinese Painted Ivory Figural Carving

Lot 38: 19th Century Chinese Painted Ivory Figural Carving

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Description: 19th Century Chinese Painted Ivory Figural Carving, a robed scholar with monkey seated on a qilin, the figure on inlaid and carved wood base; appx. 3 W, 4 H.

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19th Century Chinese Ivory Female Figure

Lot 39: 19th Century Chinese Ivory Female Figure

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Description: 19th Century Chinese Ivory Female Figure, the female figure carrying a peach in her left hand, and a fan in her right, raised on pierced wood plinth; appx. 6 1/4 H, with stand 7 1/4 H; Provenance: From a New Hampshire Collection.

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19th Century Chinese Ivory Female Figure

Lot 40: 19th Century Chinese Ivory Female Figure

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Description: 19th Century Chinese Ivory Female Standing Figure, the woman carrying flowers in each hand, with trailing sashes upon her robes; appx. 8 H, with stand 9 H; Provenance: From a New Hampshire Collection.

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19th Century Chinese Ivory Female Figure

Lot 41: 19th Century Chinese Ivory Female Figure

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Description: 19th Century Ivory Figure of a Robed Woman, the robes with inscribed border, the woman carrying a flower in her left hand, with her right hand behind her back carrying a scroll, the figure raised on a pierced wood stand; with stand appx. 9 H; Provenance: From a New Hampshire Collection.

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19th Century Chinese Seated Ivory Figure of Guanyin

Lot 42: 19th Century Chinese Seated Ivory Figure of Guanyin

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Description: 19th Century Chinese Seated Ivory Figure of Guanyin, with stone in her crown and scepter in her right hand; Provenance: From a New Hampshire Collection; appx. 5 H, with stand 5 1/2 H.

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Pair of 19th Century Chinese Painted Ivory Figures

Lot 43: Pair of 19th Century Chinese Painted Ivory Figures

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Description: Pair of 19th Century Chinese Painted Ivory Figures, the male, a gu ren, in painted officers hat, with open fan in his right hand; the female figure with painted hair, carrying a platter with five peaches, each figure raised on stepped wood base; appx. 7 3/8 H; Provenance: From a New Hampshire Collection.

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19th Century Chinese Ivory Figure of Woman with Pipa

Lot 44: 19th Century Chinese Ivory Figure of Woman with Pipa

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Description: 19th Century Ivory Figure of a Female Musician playing a Pipa; appx. 9 H, with stand 11 H; Provenance: From a New Hampshire Collection.

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19th Century Chinese Ivory Figure of Child on Tiger

Lot 45: 19th Century Chinese Ivory Figure of Child on Tiger

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Description: 19th Century Chinese Ivory Figure of Boy Riding a Tiger, on stepped wood base; appx. 2 W, 2 1/2 D, 2 3/4 H, with stand appx. 2 1/4 W, 2 3/4 D, 4 3/4 H; Provenance: From a New Hampshire Collection.

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19th Century Chinese Carved Ivory Box

Lot 46: 19th Century Chinese Carved Ivory Box

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Description: 19th Century Chinese Ivory Box with all over relief carving, the top with floral border around central image of a village in springtime, the sides with similar carvings; with slight bowing to top; appx. 4 3/4 W, 3 D, 1 1/2 H; Provenance: From a New Hampshire Collection.

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Yongzheng Mark & Period Porcelain Plate and Bowl

Lot 47: Yongzheng Mark & Period Porcelain Plate and Bowl

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Description: Yongzheng Period Porcelain Plate and Bowl, each of thin white porcelain with Famille rose over glaze painting, the bowl with interior translucent raised dragon pattern in the porcelain, the bases with six character mark for Cheng Hua period; appx. 5- 6 1/4 DIA; Provenance: Acquired from Christie's, New York, Sale 2553, Lot 2118.

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Pair of Chinese Shiwan Kiln Candlesticks

Lot 48: Pair of Chinese Shiwan Kiln Candlesticks

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Description: Pair of Chinese Green Glazed Candlesticks from Shiwan Kiln, with a wide pan over cylindrical stem with knobbed center, on large foot rim; appx. 5 1/2 DIA 7 1/2 H.

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Yi Dynasty Korean Porcelain Vase

Lot 49: Yi Dynasty Korean Porcelain Vase

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Description: Yi Dynasty Korean Porcelain Vase, of pear shaped form with under glaze painting of blue dragon; the top restored; appx. 7 DIA 11 H.

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Chinese Porcelain Saucer, Probably of Yuan Period

Lot 50: Chinese Porcelain Saucer, Probably of Yuan Period

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Description: Chinese Celadon Porcelain Saucer, probably of Yuan Period, on carved wood stand; appx. 5 DIA.

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