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Wealth of art not to be sniffed at

18/04/2014 - 06:00

ONCE only used by emperors and nobles of the Chinese Imperial court, snuff bottles didn't really get due recognition in the Asian art market until the 1980s. They have finally been prized higher, by the Chinese themselves, as collectibles these days.

However, the measure of their value is

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