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Pair of Collector's Cabinets

Auction:
2315
Lot:
918
Sold for:
$45,825$39,000

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2315
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 22, 2005 10:00AM

Description:

Pair of Collector's Cabinets, China, 18th/19th century, rosewood, with thunder meander inlaid in silver wire, fitted interior, drawers with ivory knobs, mounts of deeply engraved gilt bronze, fronts carved with five clawed dragons, clouds, and pearls, sides intaglio-carved with silhouette orchids, possibly palace work, (loose parts), 28 x 17 1/4 x 17 1/2 in.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

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China, Furniture, Gemstones, Jewellery

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