07-29-2013 08-06-2013
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2666T Marlborough
July 29, 2013 12:00 PM - August 6, 2013 06:00 PMCalender

Export Lacquerware Sewing Box with Ivory Implements

Auction: Asian Works Of Art - 2666T Location: Marlborough Date / Time: July 29, 2013 12:00PM


Export Lacquerware Sewing Box with Ivory Implements, China, 19th/20th century, rectangular with cut corners, the box decorated with bats, flowers, and cartouches of figures at leisure in garden scenes, the hinged cover opens to inner trays containing various sewing tools, with a drawer below, metal hardware and handles, 5 1/2 x 14 x 10 in.
Estimate $100-150

lacquer very damaged, with cracks and major loss (some pieces kept within the box), some ivory implements broken or with chips, the lower drawer does not open

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China, metal hardware