Description: comprising: six plain snuff bottles, five with jadeite stoppers; one flattened spherical bottle carved in low relief to one side with a goose and a Buddhist lion to the other, jadeite stopper; and one flattened spherical bottle carved in low relief to the sides with a pair of
chilong, jadeite stopper
Dimensions: The largest: 6.3 cm, 2 1/2 in.
Condition Report: The bottles are all in good condition with the exception of the spherical bottle which has chips to the chilong handles, and the bottle carved with lion mask handles which has small chips to the rim and to the fixed rings of the handles.
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NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."