© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
Katalognummer: AB0319-0772
A 19th CENTURY CLOUDED AGATE SNUFF BOTTLE AND A SHADOW AGATE SNUFF BOTTLE
Agate
China, 19th century

The first shadow agate bottle of rounded ovoid form with honey butterscotch inclusions and streaks of black inclusions, like the stroke of an inkbrush. Glass stopper; with spoon. The second bottle of flattened globular form in a very attractive clouded ‘amber’ agate. Lapis Lazuli stopper and metal spoon.

Dimensions: HEIGHT (with stopper) 6.5 – 7 CM
Condition: The first bottle in excellent condition, the second shadow agate snuff bottle with breakage in the neck
Provenance: French private collection, formerly collection of John Ault – known for the publication on snuff bottles from Robert Kleiner: ‘Chinese Snuff Bottles from the Collection of John Ault’ (1990)

Nachverkauf:  € 750

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