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Display Cabinet

Auction:
2783T
Lot:
1307
Sold for:
$2,829$2,300

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

Description:

Display Cabinet, China, 19th/20th century, with a doored compartment and locking drawer, decorated with bird-and-flower carvings and floral scrolls, 63 1/4 x 30 1/2 x 14 1/2 in.

Note: Enclosed a wooden frame with handwritten information about Yang Ju, the Minister for China in Washington in 1873, and a photograph of a Chinese man riding a horse.
Estimate $800-1,200

in good condition.


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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China, Yang Ju, Minister, Minister for China

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