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Four Enameled Metalwork Boxes with Covers

Auction:
3046T
Lot:
1047
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

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Auction:
Discovery - 3046T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
December 07, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

Four Enameled Metalwork Boxes with Covers, China, a cylindrical hardstone caddy in a metalwork frame with a crown-shape cover; a floral shape tripod box with fish finial; a rounded triangular box with jape openwork butterfly on the cover, beaded; and a rectangular box with double compartment, with calligraphy and gilt details, ht. to 5 3/4, wd. to 4 3/4, dia. to 3 5/8 in.
Estimate $300-500

overall 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.

Keywords

China, Box, Containers, Industrial processes, Metalworking, Openwork, Visual arts, Woodworking

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