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Lot 0036
Two Peking Glass Snuffs:
One bottle is Peking cameo glass, the topmost layer of white is carved in a mask form down to a cobalt blue layer revealing his armor. The bottom-most layer is in a dark rose color, as is the stopper. The back has a similar mask form but seen in a quarter view and incised over the eye holes with dollar signs. The sides are open-mouthed gargoyles. The other bottle is Peking glass with an elder and a child riding a donkey over an arched bridge. Boulders, bamboo, and cloud forms complete the scene. A square of dark red is incised with characters. The other side shows two children riding water buffalos. Water lilies are carved nearby, and a cloud is above. Stopper is in dark red glass.
3 1/4"
$300 - $500

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Auction Description:
Converse celebrates Chinese New Year with our first sale of 2018. This sale features a wide variety of Chinese and Asian items including paintings, jade and jadeite carvings and jewelry, porcelain, cinnabar, cloisonné, furniture, brush pots, bronze censers and sculptures, antique silver and enamel decorative items, snuff bottles, and more.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email or by telephone. Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Converse Auctions shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.
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Estimate $300 - $500Feb 23, 2018