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Carved Ivory Box

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2528B
Lot:
458
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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2528B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
December 03, 2010 9:00AM

Description:

Carved Ivory Box, China, 19th century, the rectangular box with elaborate carving to all sides and the cover with cartouches of figurative groups in a landscape, reserved on a floral ground interspersed with the Eight Buddhist Treasures, ht. 2 3/4, lg. 10 3/8, wd. 3 3/4 in.
Estimate $300-500

Repairs, loss to the base, loss to the corner, various pieces need to be reglued back

Keywords

China, Chinese ceramics, Ivory

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