04-09-2011 04-09-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2542B Boston
April 9, 2011 10:00 AMCalender

Lacquerware Tea Box on Stand

Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2542B Location: Boston Date / Time: April 09, 2011 10:00AM


Lacquerware Tea Box on Stand, black rectangular box with gilded bamboo decoration, with hinged lid opening to inner metal liner with engraved decoration of Asian figures in a garden on hinged lid, on conforming stand, ht. 20 3/4, wd. 14, dp. 11 in.

Provenance: From a Martha's Vineyard, Edgartown, Massachusetts Historical home.
Estimate $300-500

chips and cracks to lacquer, cracks and chips to stand


inner metal liner, Edgartown