* A Carved Ivory Figural Snuff Bottle, 19th century, depicting Liuhai, with embellished, open robes, the three- legged toad clasping the front of his garments and a double strand of coins around his neck, the toad his small cushion-form cap as the stopper cover. Height overall 3 3/8 inches. Estimate $ 400-600
Property from the Private Collection of Howard Wax, Chicago, Illinois
In overall good complete condition with minor wear consistent with age and use, a few scattered, very tight age splits, likely an old adhesive repair to the stopper, with old adhesive remnants to the underside.