* Two Tibetan Snuff Bottles, the first having figural relief carved ivory panels depicting sages in outdoor settings, with metal mounts inlaid with coral and turquoise, the second of gilt metal and compressed rounded form, inset with tiger's eye and other hardstones. Height overall of first 4 1/8 inches. Estimate $ 100-200
Property from the Estate of Tova Craig, Glenview, Illinois
The ivory example in overall fair condition, with minor dents, compressions and tarnish throughout. Having a few lost stones to the decoration and some stones with traces of glue. Once was silvered, now just a few traces remain. Scoop and stopper intact.
The smaller bottle in overall good condition with minor wear, stopper and scoop intact.
Two Tibetan Snuff Bottles, Height overall of first 4 1/8 inches.