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 Chinese White Jade Snuff Bottle. Qianlong Period. Photo Doyle New York

The selection of snuff bottles in the Bromberger Collection includes an 18th century white jade snuff bottle carved as a persimmon (est. $15,000-20,000); an 18th/19th century jade snuff bottle with embellishment by the Isuda Family, Kyoto, Japan, 1900-1940 (est. $10,000-15,000); and an 18th/19th century snuff bottle of white jadeite with apple green and lavender inclusions (est. $8,000-12,000). A Chinese inside painted glass snuff bottle decorated with scenes of a mounted hunter spearing a deer is signed Ye Zhongsan and dated Renyin 1902 (est. $6,000-8,000). 

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Chinese White Jade Snuff Bottle. Qianlong PeriodPhoto Doyle New York

The irregular form carved as a persimmon on a gnarled and leafy stem with a lingzhi fungus and tassel on one shoulder, coral stopper, the white stone with minor honey brown inclusions. Height 2 3/8 inches. Estimate $15,000-20,000 

C The Honorable Judge Edgar Bromberger Collection 

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Chinese Embellished Jade Snuff Bottle, 18th-19th Century, embellishment Isuda Family, Kyoto, Japan 1900-1940

Of flattened rectangular shape, with a cylindrical neck and raised on a low foot rim, the stone even green tone embellished with soapstone, tortoise shell, mother-of-pearl, lacquer, silver and pearl, depicting a courtesan with attendant admiring a potted bonsai on a rootwood table before a large screen and another figure kicking at a ball, all in a garden setting, soapstone stopper. Height 2 5/8 inches. Some wear to silver, loss to top of mother-of-pearl fan . Estimate $10,000-15,000 

C The Honorable Judge Edgar Bromberger Collection 

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Chinese Jadeite Snuff Bottle, 18th-19th Century 

The rectangular form with flat rim and raised on a rectangular foot rim, the sides carved with raised panels, the white stone with apple green and lavender inclusions, coral stopper. Height 2 inches. Estimate $8,000-12,000  

C The Honorable Judge Edgar Bromberger Collection 

857516

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Chinese Inside Painted Glass Snuff Bottle. Signed Ye Zhongsan and dated Renyin 1902 

Of flattened form, finely painted on each side with a mounted hunter spearing a deer in a winer landscape and a group of inscribed paper items, glass stopper. Height 2 3/8 inches. Estimate $6,000-8,000  

C The Honorable Judge Edgar Bromberger Collection 

857520

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Chinese Inside Painted Glass Snuff Bottle. Signed Ye Zhongsan and dated Renyin 1902

Of ovoid form, finely painted on both sides with carp among water algae and a cricket and dragonfly amid blossoming flowers and rockwork, jade stopper. Height 2 1/2 inches. Estimate $6,000-8,000   

C The Honorable Judge Edgar Bromberger Collection  

Doyle New York. Asian Works of Art. Monday, March 19, 2012 at 10amhttp://www.doylenewyork.com