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Chinese Export Lacquered Octagonal Tea Caddy

Auction:
2842M
Lot:
40
Sold for:
$123$100

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Auction:
Discovery - 2842M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
September 17, 2015 10:00AM

Description:

Chinese Export Lacquered Octagonal Tea Caddy, 19th century, the exterior decorated with village scenes, opening to an interior with two engraved compartments, all raised on carved claw feet, (imperfections), ht. 7 1/4, wd. 11 3/4, dp. 9 1/4 in.
Estimate $200-250

cracking and lifting to 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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Caddy, Tea caddy, Teaware

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