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Zitan

Auction:
2591B
Lot:
360
Sold for:
$4,148$3,500

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2591B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 20, 2012 11:00AM

Description:

Zitan Box, China, square, carved in low relief on the sides and top with archaic pattern, the interior of the cover engraved with a poem, carved jade inlaid on the cover depicting a female figure flying in the cloud, stone of pale-celadon color with white inclusions, 2 1/2 x 2 3/4, with two seal-scrip character 'Kang Xi Yu Bi," seals, box ht. 3 1/2, 8 3/4 x 8 3/4 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

with age cracks on the cover and the bottom, overall in good condition

Keywords

China, Kang Xi Yu Bi, Celadon, Chinese ceramics, Chinese pottery, Gemstones, Jade, Korean pottery, Porcelain, Pottery, Seal

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