A WELL CARVED AGATE SNUFF BOT­TLE,

Prestige (Singapore) - - AGENDA -

Septem­ber 12

This snuff bot­tle with a car­nelian stop­per will be auc­tioned as part of The Ruth and Carl Bar­ron Col­lec­tion of Fine Chi­nese Snuff Bot­tles: Part VI by Christie’s. Crafted from honey-hued agate with dark reliefs, it fea­tures a robed fig­ure and two goats. Carved on the re­verse are horses, lingzhi and a pine tree. It is ex­pected to fetch in ex­cess of US$30,000.

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