* A Carved Cinnabar Lacquer Snuff Bottle, of compressed globular form, relief carved throughout depicting figures in a landscape, with bands of scrollwork and flowers at the neck and collar, with matching stopper cover. Height overall 3 1/2 inches. Estimate $ 1,000-2,000
Property from the Private Collection of Howard Wax, Chicago, Illinois
In overall good condition, possible touch-up paint to the underside and to the mouth rim, the stopper and scoop broken off and within the bottle, minor wear throughout.