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Jade Covered Box

Auction:
2885B
Lot:
162
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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2885B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 19, 2016 11:00AM

Description:

Jade Covered Box, China, flattened rectangular flask-shape with slightly arched cover, the box with two lobed corners along the bottom and top, well-hollowed interior, one side decorated in relief with peaches and bats and a qilin and lingzhi on the other, the cover with lobed sides and hinged rim, decorated with bat-and-cloud designs on both sides, stone of spinach green mottled with darker striae, spots, and fissures, with a wood stand, ht. 6 3/4, wd. 9 1/2, dp. 1 in.
Estimate $1,500-2,000

in good condition with minor surface stain.


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, Box, Containers, Flask, Lingzhi, Spin

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