A yellow glass snuff bottle, Imperial, Palace Workshops, Beijing, 1730-1799

Lot 6042. A yellow glass snuff bottle, Imperial, Palace Workshops, Beijing, 1730-1799Estimate US$ 5,000 - 7,000 (€4,600 - 6,400). Photo Bonhams

Of compressed globular form with a waisted neck, wide mouth, flat thin lip, its splayed oval foot ring neatly crafted, the simple, elegant bottle of uniform lemon-yellow color. 1 5/8in (4.2cm) high

ProvenanceRobert Hall, 18th October 1991

Bonhams. CHINESE SNUFF BOTTLES FROM TWO PRIVATE AMERICAN COLLECTIONS,10:00 EDT - NEW YORK