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Auction Description for Altair Auctions: Fine Asian Ceramics and Works of Art

Fine Asian Ceramics and Works of Art

by Altair Auctions


620 lots with images

November 23, 2013

Live Auction

151 Carnegie Row

Norwood, MA, 02062 USA

Phone: 781-349-8388

Fax: 781-349-8327

Email: info@altair-auctions.com

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Chinese Carved Horn Snuff Bottle

Lot 1: Chinese Carved Horn Snuff Bottle

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Description: China, carved horn snuff bottle, of flattened globular form, slightly squared rim, straight base, carved scene of carps and lotuses, with stopper. Height 2 1/2 in.

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Chinese Peking Glass Snuff Bottle

Lot 2: Chinese Peking Glass Snuff Bottle

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Description: China, 19th C., Peking glass snuff bottle with enameled paintings, in a flattened circular form, with stopper. Height 2 1/2 in.

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Chinese Enameled Snuff Bottle

Lot 3: Chinese Enameled Snuff Bottle

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Description: China, 19th C., enameled snuff bottle, rounded rectangular form, rounded rim, slightly tapered neck and rounded base, red, green and blue decoration on the neck that meets the key fret and flower motif on the shoulder, framed floral scene with birds, yellow ground, rounded, gilded stopper. Height 3 1/2 in.

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Chinese Peking Glass Snuff Bottle

Lot 4: Chinese Peking Glass Snuff Bottle

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Description: China, 19th C., Peking glass snuff bottle, with a brightly colored medallion painting of birds and fruit, with stopper. Height 3 1/8 in.

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Two Chinese Famille Rose Snuff Bottles

Lot 5: Two Chinese Famille Rose Snuff Bottles

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Description: China, two Famille Rose snuff bottles; one in the form of a fish, painted in vibrant colors; one of flattened ovoid form, painted with auspicious symbols, both with stoppers. Length of larger 3 in.

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Two Chinese Snuff Bottles

Lot 6: Two Chinese Snuff Bottles

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Description: China, 19th C., two snuff bottles; one agate in flattened circular form, with smoothly carved roundels, with stopper; and one carved jade, in flattened circular form, with a carved scene of scholars, missing stopper. Length of larger, 2 3/8 in.

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Chinese Peking Glass Snuff Bottle with Coral

Lot 7: Chinese Peking Glass Snuff Bottle with Coral

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Description: China, 18-19th C., Peking glass snuff bottle, flattened, ovoid form, straight neck and base, gilded grasshopper clinging to the side, decorated with colorful grasshopper scene, with gilded coral stopper, Yongzheng mark on base. Height 2 3/4 in.

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Chinese Carved Jadeite Snuff Bottle

Lot 8: Chinese Carved Jadeite Snuff Bottle

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Description: China, 19th C., carved jadeite snuff bottle, flattened rounded rectangular form with raised zoomorphic carvings hugging the surface, with rounded light green stopper. Height 2 1/2 in.

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Chinese Famille Rose Snuff Bottle

Lot 9: Chinese Famille Rose Snuff Bottle

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Description: China, Famille Rose snuff bottle, in an eight-sided form, decorated with painted auspicious symbols in each panel, with stopper and Qianlong mark. Height 2 1/2 in.

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Chinese Cinnabar Snuff Bottle

Lot 10: Chinese Cinnabar Snuff Bottle

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Description: China, intricately carved cinnabar snuff bottle, in a shield form, showing two scholar figures, with a jade stopper. Length 3 in.

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Chinese Famille Rose Snuff Bottle

Lot 11: Chinese Famille Rose Snuff Bottle

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Description: China, Famille Rose snuff bottle, in a flattened ovoid form, painted in bright colors with figures and buildings, with stopper. Height 3 1/8 in.

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Chinese Famille Rose Snuff Bottle

Lot 12: Chinese Famille Rose Snuff Bottle

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Description: China, Famille Rose porcelain snuff bottle, in a rectangular form, with animal masks at the sides and calligraphy characters, with stopper. Height 2 1/8 in.

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Chinese Agate Snuff Bottle

Lot 13: Chinese Agate Snuff Bottle

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Description: China, 19th C., agate snuff bottle, globular form, straight neck, intensely carved village scene including a jovial figure, rounded light orange stopper with black rim. Height 3 in.

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Chinese Peking Glass Snuff Bottle, Qianlong Mark

Lot 14: Chinese Peking Glass Snuff Bottle, Qianlong Mark

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Description: China, 19th C., Peking glass snuff bottle, flattened circular form, red glass carved with fish and nautical themes bordered by raised spiraled pattern, Qianlong mark. Height 2 in.

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Chinese Agate Snuff Bottle

Lot 15: Chinese Agate Snuff Bottle

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Description: China, 19th C., agate snuff bottle, of flattened, globular form, wide mouth, straight neck, dark markings in pine branch form, rounded amber colored stopper with back rim. Height 2 7/8 in.

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Chinese Agate Snuff Bottle

Lot 16: Chinese Agate Snuff Bottle

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Description: China, 19th C., carved agate snuff bottle, in a bulbous form with small carved handles at the sides, with stopper. Height 2 1/2 in.

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Chinese Peking Glass Snuff Bottle

Lot 17: Chinese Peking Glass Snuff Bottle

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Description: China, Peking glass snuff bottle, in an elongated ovoid form with faceted sides, and in a deep red hue, with stopper. Height 2 3/4 in.

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Chinese Agate Snuff Bottle

Lot 18: Chinese Agate Snuff Bottle

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Description: China, agate snuff bottle in an ovoid form, straight neck, with rounded stopper in a white and amber color. Height 3 in.

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Chinese Peking Glass Snuff Bottle

Lot 19: Chinese Peking Glass Snuff Bottle

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Description: China, 19th C., translucent Peking glass snuff bottle in the form of Buddha hand plant with detailed leaves, with coral stopper. Height 3 in.

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Chinese Agate Snuff Bottle

Lot 20: Chinese Agate Snuff Bottle

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Description: China, 19th C., rare carved agate snuff bottle in the form of two joined double peppers, with stopper that imitates the stem of the peppers. Length 5 in.

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Chinese Agate Snuff Bottle

Lot 21: Chinese Agate Snuff Bottle

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Description: China, 19th C., carved agate snuff bottle, carved with open work of chi dragon, carved rooster as stopper. Height 5 1/2 in.

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Chinese Peking Glass Snuff Bottle

Lot 22: Chinese Peking Glass Snuff Bottle

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Description: China, early 20th C, Peking glass snuff bottle, painted inside with scene of children at play, jadeite stopper. Height 2 3/4 in.

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Chinese Peking Glass Snuff Bottle

Lot 23: Chinese Peking Glass Snuff Bottle

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Description: China, 19th C., red Peking glass snuff bottle of a circular form with elaborate carvings, with stopper. Height 2 3/4 in.

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Chinese Peking Glass Snuff Bottle

Lot 24: Chinese Peking Glass Snuff Bottle

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Description: China, 19th C., purple Peking glass snuff bottle of a circular form with auspicious symbols and decorative carvings. Height 2 3/8 in.

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Chinese Interior Painted Glass Snuff Bottle

Lot 25: Chinese Interior Painted Glass Snuff Bottle

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Description: China, interior painted glass snuff bottle, in an elongated form, painted on the interior with the figure of Buddha, with stopper. Height 2 3/4 in.

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Chinese Peking Glass Snuff Bottle

Lot 26: Chinese Peking Glass Snuff Bottle

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Description: China, Peking glass snuff bottle, in a flattened circular form, the glass is mottled with turquoise, green, and gold colors, with stopper. Height 2 3/4 in.

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Chinese Jadeite Snuff Bottle

Lot 27: Chinese Jadeite Snuff Bottle

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Description: China, jadeite snuff bottle, of a flattened circular form, carved in relief with swirling motifs and auspicious symbols, with stopper. Length 2 1/2 in.

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Chinese Crystal Snuff Bottle

Lot 28: Chinese Crystal Snuff Bottle

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Description: China, crystal snuff bottle, in the form of a bird, painted on the interior with a scene of an insect perched on a rock, with flowers, with stopper. Height 2 1/2 in.

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Chinese Interior Painted Crystal Snuff Bottle

Lot 29: Chinese Interior Painted Crystal Snuff Bottle

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Description: China, interior painted crystal snuff bottle, in a tapered rectangular form, decorated with a painted scene of figures on either side of a bridge. Length 2 1/2 in.

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Chinese Interior Painted Crystal Snuff Bottle

Lot 30: Chinese Interior Painted Crystal Snuff Bottle

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Description: China, interior painted crystal snuff bottle, in a rounded rectangular form, decorated with a scene of three fish in an aquatic setting, with stopper. Length 2 in.

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Chinese Peking Glass Snuff Bottle

Lot 31: Chinese Peking Glass Snuff Bottle

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Description: China, 19th C., Peking glass snuff bottle, in a tubular form, with a fishnet pattern on the surface, with stopper. Height 3 1/2 in.

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Chinese Jade Pebble Snuff Bottle

Lot 32: Chinese Jade Pebble Snuff Bottle

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Description: China, 19th C., carved jade snuff bottle, in an irregular pebble form, in a yellow hue, with stopper. Height 2 in.

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Chinese Jadeite Snuff Bottle

Lot 33: Chinese Jadeite Snuff Bottle

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Description: China, carved jadeite snuff bottle, in a flattened shield form, with the figure of a dragon in relief, with stopper. Height 3 1/4 in.

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Chinese Jadeite Snuff Bottle

Lot 34: Chinese Jadeite Snuff Bottle

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Description: China, jadeite snuff bottle, in a flattened circular form, with carved mythical creatures at the sides, with stopper. Height 2 7/8 in.

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Chinese Carved Jade Ornament

Lot 35: Chinese Carved Jade Ornament

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Description: China, intricately carved jade ornament in the form of a crab, on one side with interlocking swirls, and the other with natural orange rust color of the stone accenting the piece. Height 1 1/2 in., Length 2 in.

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Three Chinese Jade Pieces

Lot 36: Three Chinese Jade Pieces

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Description: China, three jade pieces in smooth organic forms, one stone displaying natural striations in the piece that accent the carving. Length 2 in.

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Chinese Carved Jade Pi

Lot 37: Chinese Carved Jade Pi

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Description: China, smoothly carved Jade pi, with natural browns, gold, grey and black hues in the stone. Diameter 5 7/8 in.

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Chinese Carved Jade Ornament

Lot 38: Chinese Carved Jade Ornament

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Description: China, expertly jade ornament with organic forms with pierced accents, attached to a black cord. Length 4 in.

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Chinese Carved Jade Cong

Lot 39: Chinese Carved Jade Cong

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Description: China, smoothly carved mottled jade cong, with delicately incised geometric decorations and banded patterns. Height 7 5/8 in. Width 4 3/8 in.

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Chinese Carved Jade Boat

Lot 40: Chinese Carved Jade Boat

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Description: China, intricately carved jade boat, with openwork and depictions of figures on the deck of the boat, in a lovely natural green color. Length 8 3/4 in., Width 2 1/2 in.

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Two Chinese Carved Jade Pieces

Lot 41: Two Chinese Carved Jade Pieces

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Description: China, two carved jade pieces, with openwork designs, in the form of decorated vessels, holding blooming lotus flowers. Length 2 3/8 in., Width 2 3/8 in.

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Chinese Carved Jade Pi

Lot 42: Chinese Carved Jade Pi

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Description: China, 19th C., carved jade pi, in an ovoid form, with two figures depicted on the front, and scrolling natural openwork motifs at the sides. Diameter 2 1/4 in.

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Tibetan Z Bead Necklace

Lot 43: Tibetan Z Bead Necklace

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Description: Tibet, Z bead necklace, two black beads divided by a large striped Z bead, ending in larger brown beads. Length 15 1/2 in.

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Chinese Jade Bangle

Lot 44: Chinese Jade Bangle

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Description: China, smoothly carved jade bangle with rounded edges, and green and white natural coloration. Width 3 1/8 in.

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Chinese Carved Jade Bangle

Lot 45: Chinese Carved Jade Bangle

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Description: China, smoothly carved jade bangle, with rounded sides, in a bright green speckled natural coloration. Diameter 3 1/4 in.

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Chinese Jade Pendant

Lot 46: Chinese Jade Pendant

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Description: China, 19th C., jade pendant, white with subtle brown natural coloring, carved with two interlocking pomegranates with a beaded cord attached. Length 2 1/2 in.

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Chinese Carved Wood Pendant

Lot 47: Chinese Carved Wood Pendant

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Description: China, 19th C., carved wood pendant, decorated in relief with two mythical creatures and swirling natural motifs, with ovoid opening in the center. Length 2 3/4 in.

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Chinese Carved Pendant

Lot 48: Chinese Carved Pendant

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Description: China, carved pendant in a rounded rectangular form, bright orange color with auspicious symbols. Length 2 3/4 in., Width 1 3/4 in.

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Chinese Horn Bracelet

Lot 49: Chinese Horn Bracelet

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Description: China, horn beaded bracelet, consisting of twelve round beads in the natural color of the horn, polished to a glossy finish. Diameter 3 7/8 in.

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Chinese Jade Mountain

Lot 50: Chinese Jade Mountain

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Description: China, expertly carved jade mountain, with a scene of scholars in a mountainous landscape setting, with structures and pine trees in the distance. Height 6 in., Width 3 in.

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