An imperial small transparent ruby glass octagonal vase, Qianlong incised four-character mark within double squares and of the period (1736-1795)

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Lot 3407. An imperial small transparent ruby glass octagonal vase, Qianlong incised four-character mark within double squares and of the period (1736-1795); 5 5/8 in. (4.2 cm.) highEstimate HKD 150,000 - HKD 200,000Price Realized HKD 150,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2013 

The facetted bottle vase is raised on a tall foot of conforming outline and rising to a tall slender neck. The glass is of a rich claret tone

Provenance: Sold at Christie's New York, 27 November 1991, lot 82

Christie'sImportant Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art (Including The Su Zhu An Collection of Inkstones)Hong Kong, 27 November 2013