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Enameled Tripod Covered Box

Auction:
2872T
Lot:
2140
Sold for:
$246$200

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Auction:
Discovery - 2872T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
December 10, 2015 10:00AM

Description:

Enameled Tripod Covered Box, China, circular, with metalwork clad rim and base, two C-shape carved stone handles to the box, the body, feet, and cover decorated in polychrome enamels with floral and foliate scroll designs against a green ground, lotus finial, ht. 5 in.
Estimate $400-600

minor dent to rim, cracking enamel to some areas, rusting to metal.


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.

Keywords

China, Finial, Ornaments, Roofs, Vitreous enamel

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