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FS23: Two Day Fine Art Sale

A Rare Chinese Embellished Hardwood Rectangular Box on Stand

Auction Lot FS23/496

A rare Chinese embellished hardwood rectangular box on stand decorated with precious objects and motifs in gold, silver and red lacquer and applied with mother-of-pearl and coloured hardstones including jade, lapis lazuli, amethyst and turquoise, the top centred with a gilt-bronze framed panel containing an inscription referring to profound wisdom/magnificent cloud and religion, the stand with central contrasting hardwood panel with triform corner posts and on scroll feet, 18th/19th century, 24cm wide, 22cm high [some losses and repair].

A Rare Chinese Embellished Hardwood Rectangular Box on Stand (FS23/496) offered in our Two Day Fine Art Sale starting on 8th July 2014 at our salerooms in Exeter, Devon.

Lot Description

A rare Chinese embellished hardwood rectangular box on stand decorated with precious objects and motifs in gold, silver and red lacquer and applied with mother-of-pearl and coloured hardstones including jade, lapis lazuli, amethyst and turquoise, the top centred with a gilt-bronze framed panel containing an inscription referring to profound wisdom/magnificent cloud and religion, the stand with central contrasting hardwood panel with triform corner posts and on scroll feet, 18th/19th century, 24cm wide, 22cm high [some losses and repair].

Price Realised

£36,000

Department

Works of Art & Clocks

Fine Art Category

Chinese Metal Wares

Sale Information

FS23: Two Day Fine Art Sale
Tuesday, 8th July 2014
Wednesday, 9th July 2014

Okehampton Street, Exeter

This lot will be sold after 12:30pm on Wednesday, 9th July 2014 as part of the Works of Art and Clocks section of the sale.

Contact

For more information about this particular auction lot, please contact:-

Martin McIlroyMartin McIlroy


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Important Notes

Weights and measurements are approximate guidelines only, unless otherwise stated to the contrary.

Please note that we are unable to provide a wrapping, packing and despatch service ourselves, but we have negotiated preferential rates with Mailbox Etc.

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