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Inlaid Wood Brush Pot

Auction:
2528B
Lot:
887
Sold for:
$3,792$3,200

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2528B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
December 04, 2010 9:00AM

Description:

Inlaid Wood Brush Pot, China, 19th century, the cylindrical body inlaid with mother-of-pearl, soapstone, turquoise, and bamboo skin, depicting the Eight Taoist Immortals conversing in a landscape, Qianlong mother-of-pearl carved mark to the recessed foot, ht. 7 1/2, dia. 7 1/2 in.
Estimate $400-600

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Keywords

China, Gemstones, Inlay, Qianlong Emperor, Soapstone, Taoism, Turquoise, Xian

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