This session is closed for bidding.
Current bid: $900 CAD
Bidding History
Paddle # Date Amount

871435 28-Apr-2022 02:15:32 PM $900

871338 28-Apr-2022 02:13:31 PM $800

871435 28-Apr-2022 02:00:57 PM $700

823229 28-Apr-2022 02:00:17 PM $600

871435 28-Apr-2022 06:19:45 AM $500

823229 27-Apr-2022 10:12:24 PM $450

871419 21-Apr-2022 05:52:43 PM $400

The bidding history list updated on: Tuesday, April 16, 2024 12:40:06

LOT 129


Chinese Smoky Quartz Dragon Snuff Bottle, 19th Century
quartz snuff bottle
2 1/4 x 2 in, 5.7 x 5.1 x 1.9 cm

Estimate: $800 - $1,200 CAD

Sold for: $1,125

Preview at:

John Sparks, London / Shanghai
Acquired from the above by Enid Strathearn Hendrie Owen (1888 - 1968) in 1956
By descent to the present Private Collection, Quebec

Of flattened flask form, one side carved with a mythical beast soaring though the clouds, the other side plain. Ivory stopper.

Please note that this work is for domestic purchase only in Canada; Heffel will not ship this work internationally. Please be advised that this lot contains organic material that is protected under the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES).

All prices are in Canadian Dollars

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