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Buddhist Shrine

Auction:
2783T
Lot:
1215
Sold for:
$431$350

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2783T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
February 17, 2015 12:00PM

Description:

Buddhist Shrine, Japan, 18th/19th century, the black lacquer exterior with finely carved gilt copper metalwork depicting flowers and the Buddhist "wheel," the gilt interior with a wood lotus base mounted on elaborate gilt stand and mandorla, ht. 21 in.
Estimate $500-700

minor cracks to the top of the exterior black lacquer


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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