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Cinnabar Vase, Box, Snuff Bottles, 4 items

Lot 0221
Cinnabar Vase, Box, and Snuff Bottles, 4 items total. 1st item: Qing cinnabar lacquer vase, square baluster form with flaring rim and double handles, the neck with a floral, diaper, and fret design, over a belly with figure in landscape design and flared foot. 10" H. 19th century or earlier. 2nd item: Red cinnabar trinket box, rectangular with bracket feet, carved with landscape and figure design. 1 1/3" H x 4 1/2" W x 3 1/3" D. 20th century or earlier. 3rd-4th items: Two (2) cinnabar red lacquer snuff bottles, signed on bottom. Each approximately 2 1/2" H. Mid 20th century or earlier. Provenance: Private Huntsville, AL collection.


1st item: 1/2" thumbnail shaped hairline crack at neck, 2" hairline to neck edge at other side; some wear and minor cracking to handles. 2nd item: 1 rear corner has some slight damage extending to foot that is coming detached. General wear. 3rd-4th items: Overall very good condition; both spoons are replaced, one spoon end missing.

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Cinnabar Vase, Box, Snuff Bottles, 4 items

Estimate $200 - $300Oct 05