View full screen - View 1 of Lot 3044. A Black Stone Carved 'Spanish Coin' Snuff Bottle Qing Dynasty, 18th - 19th Century | 清十八至十九世紀 黑石浮雕西班牙錢幣圖鼻煙壺.
3044

A Black Stone Carved 'Spanish Coin' Snuff Bottle Qing Dynasty, 18th - 19th Century | 清十八至十九世紀 黑石浮雕西班牙錢幣圖鼻煙壺

Estimate:

5,000

to
- 7,000 HKD

A Black Stone Carved 'Spanish Coin' Snuff Bottle Qing Dynasty, 18th - 19th Century | 清十八至十九世紀 黑石浮雕西班牙錢幣圖鼻煙壺

A Black Stone Carved 'Spanish Coin' Snuff Bottle Qing Dynasty, 18th - 19th Century | 清十八至十九世紀 黑石浮雕西班牙錢幣圖鼻煙壺

Estimate:

5,000

to
- 7,000 HKD

Lot sold:

15,120

HKD

A Black Stone Carved 'Spanish Coin' Snuff Bottle

Qing Dynasty, 18th - 19th Century

清十八至十九世紀 黑石浮雕西班牙錢幣圖鼻煙壺


with agate stopper

h. 5.2 cm

Insignificant surface scratches.


整體品相良好,惟見器面輕微磨痕。


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Charles III was the King of Spain and the Spanish Indies from 1759 to 1788. See a rock-crystal snuff bottle carved with similar design of the coin from the Mary and George Bloch Collection, illustrated by  Hugh Moss, Victor Graham and Ka Bo Tsang, A Treasury of Chinese Snuff Bottles: The Mary and George Bloch Collection, vol. 2: Quartz, Hong Kong, 1998, p. 154, no. 238, and sold at Bonhams Hong Kong, 27th May 2012, lot 104.