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Chinese Agate Vase, Bird and Squirrel

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This gorgeous vase with cover was carved in China from carnelian agate circa 1850. The vase is flattened urn form and features openly carved berry, vine and leaf decorations on the exterior. The cover is decorated similarly with openwork branches and berries as well as a bird and squirrel. The vase measures 7.75 inches total height. (cr09)

Price: $1450

Chinese Grey Agate Snuff Bottle

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This snuff bottle is a flattened ovoid featuring a grey ground with protruded black skin carved in the form of a fish and floral arrangement. A marble-like green agate stopper is included. The bottle shows light and dark inclusions. No marks, made in China. Condition: very good. Dimensions: 3 inches height with stopper. (5099-sb)

 Price: $1050