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Four Textiles

Auction:
2512
Lot:
703
Sold for:
$652$550

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2512
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
June 26, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Four Textiles, China, 19th century, a brocade panel with dragons and phoenixes on an orange ground; a kesi panel with a bird amidst flower on a deep blue ground; an embroidered roundel with flower-and-butterfly design; and a fourth-rank civil official's insignia badge displaying a wild goose, 19 1/2 x 9 3/4, 33 x 9 3/4, dia. 5 3/4, 13 x 13 3/4 in.
Estimate $200-300

Loose threads, water stain to various extent; torn section to the kesi panel; square badge in fairly good condition.

Keywords

China, civil official, Badge, Weaving

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