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Silver Box

Auction:
2528B
Lot:
266
Sold for:
$178$150

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

Description:

Silver Box, Sino-Tibetan, 19th century, with chased and repousse work of cartouches enclosing the eight Buddhist treasures alternating with mythical animals and lotus flowers, on a ground of leafy scrolls, the reticulated cover inset with a turquoise bead, dia. 5 1/4, ht. approx. 3 in.
Estimate $100-150

Keywords

Botany, Flora of India, Nelumbo nucifera

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