28 mai 2012

An inscribed pale blue glass 'lotus-design' snuff bottle. Probably Imperial, attributable to Beijing, Guangxu engraved four-char

An inscribed pale blue glass 'lotus-design' snuff bottle. Probably Imperial, attributable to Beijing, Guangxu engraved four-character mark and of the period, 1874-1908. Photo Bonhams 8.16cm high. Lot 102. Sold for HK$ 275,000 Treasury 5, no. 858 天藍玻璃荷花紋鼻煙壺擬御製品,傳北京,陰刻「光緒年製」楷書款,1874~1908 A pale blue glass 'lotus-design' snuff bottleSemi-transparent, pale turquoise-blue, with an inner layer of translucent, milky turquoise-blue glass, the outer layer suffused with air bubbles of various sizes,... [Lire la suite]
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