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Black Lacquered Box

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2528B
Lot:
253
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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2528B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
December 03, 2010 9:00AM

Description:

Black Lacquered Box, Korea, 19th century, two layers, the cover with mother-of-pearl inlay of buffalo and horses in a rustic landscape, the sides decorated in mother-of-pearl with cranes and prunus, a mountain and water landscape, two tortoises swimming amidst aquatic plants, and floral scrolls encircling fu and shou characters, white brass mounts, ht. 5 1/4, 11 5/8 x 7 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

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Korea, Inlay, Landscape, Nacre

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