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.) high. Estimate HKD 150,000 - HKD 200,000. Price 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.