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Parcel-gilt Silver Cup

Auction:
2335
Lot:
113
Sold for:
$4,406$3,750

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2335
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 21, 2006 11:00AM

Description:

Parcel-gilt Silver Cup, China, T'ang period, c. 7th/8th century, shaped as an open flower with six foliate edge petals, base repousse decorated with a chased lotus motif, surface of the petals decorated with flower and bird roundels, edge with floral scrolling, dia. 3 1/4 in.
Estimate $1,500-2,500

Keywords

China, Polaroid 88 Polacolor ER 3-1/4 x 3-3/8'' Film, 80 ASA (623959), Chinese ceramics, Flower, Lotus, Native American culture, Petal, Sports

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