Description

A Fine Rock Crystal Snuff Bottle,

1780-1880

2 3/8 inches

Provenance: A Private Long Island Collection                                                                                             

 

Of rounded shape, the stone of great clarity and with finely cut walls and simple oval foot ring.

 

For another larger example, see Sotheby’s, New York, The Joe Grimburg Collection, 14 September 2010, lot 63. Two others are illustrated by Moss et al., The Art of The Chinese Snuff Bottle, The J & J Collection, New York, 1993, pp.171-173, No.s 93 and 94.