Lot 401. A yellow jade snuff bottle, 1750-1840. Estimate USD 6,000 - USD 8,000. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2016.

The semi-translucent bottle is of even, yellow tone and is raised on a conforming foot ring. 2 ½ in. (6.4 cm.) high, glass stopper

ProvenanceRobert Kleiner, Belfont Company Ltd., Hong Kong, 1993.
Ruth and Carl Barron Collection, Belmont, Massachusetts, no. 921.

NoteA similar rectangular yellow jade bottle from the Ruth and Carl Barron Collection, Part II, was sold at Christie's New York, 16 March 2016, lot 410.

Christie's. The Ruth and Carl Barron Collection of Fine Chinese Snuff Bottles: Part III, 14 September 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza