* A Group of Two Snuff Bottles,
comprising a carved ivory snuff bottle of compressed baluster form having relief carved figural decoration flanked by free-moving ring handles issued from beast masks, the second a smoky quartz example, of tapering bottle form and having double beast mask and ring handles.
Height of first overall 3 inches.
Estimate $ 200-400
Property from the Estate of Tova Craig, Glenview, Illinois
The ivory bottle in overall good, complete condition, the stopper, scoop and lid all intact. The quartz bottle in overall good condition with a small chip and an old flake chip to the mouth rim and a minor abrasion to the foot ring. Stopper and scoop stuck within the bottle.