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Pair of Cricket Holders

Auction:
2335
Lot:
259
Sold for:
$2,350$2,000

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

Description:

Pair of Cricket Holders, China, 19th century, gourd bodies with ivory lips, surface engraved with a poem, Ch'ien Lung date and four-character reign mark, lids of lavender-green jade carved with insects on flowers, ht. 4 in.
Estimate $1,500-2,000

Keywords

China, Chinese ceramics, Chinese culture, Gemstones, Gourd, Hardstone carving, Insect, Jade, Sports

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