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Six Embroidered and Leather Tobacco Holders

Auction:
3212B
Lot:
407
Sold for:
$984$800

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 3212B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 22, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Six Embroidered and Leather Tobacco Holders, China, 19th/20th century, five gourd form: one embroidered with a deer and a pair of ducks, one with flowers, one with characters and flags, one with applique bat motif, and one leather; and a vase-form purse embroidered with birds and animals, with a hanging macrame attachment, lg. 6 3/4 in.

Provenance: The collection of Nancy Murphy.
Estimate $600-800


Items may have wear and tear, imperfections, or the effects of aging. 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 shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Nancy Murphy, Embroidery, Lace, Macramé, China

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