A large ivory snuff bottle. 19th/early 20th century - image-1

Lot 519 Dα

A large ivory snuff bottle. 19th/early 20th century

Auction 1146 - overview Cologne
07.12.2019, 11:00 - Tibet/Nepal, China
Estimate: 600 € - 800 €

A large ivory snuff bottle. 19th/early 20th century

Carved with two scenes of two scholars and an attendant on a terrace and around a table. Rocks and the Three Friends of Winter (pine, bamboo and plum trees) surround them in the garden. Matching stopper. Restored.
Height with stopper 11.5 cm

Provenance

Gallery Flachsmann, Kronberg