λ A CHINESE CORAL SNUFF BOTTLE.
The flattened body carved with auspicious symbols: Liu Hai with a string of cash and a three-legged toad among rocks and lingzhi, the reverse with a scholar fishing in a stream, a bat hovering above him, together with a turquoise stopper, 7cm H, 73g. (2)
Provenance: from the collection of Frances L. Dickson (1876 - 1967), thence by descent.
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Sold for £812
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