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March 22, 2019 10:00 AMCalender

Five Embroidered Belt Purses

Auction: Asian Works Of Art - 3212BLocation: BostonDate / Time: March 22, 2019 10:00AM


Five Embroidered Belt Purses, China, 19th/20th century, each a small pouch attached to a belt loop, two decorated with scholarly and decorative objects, one with floral sprigs and insects, one with gardens and pavilions, and one with a phoenix and dragon, all in seed stitch, two with macrame attachments hanging from the flap, lg. to 5 3/4 in.

Provenance: The collection of Nancy Murphy.
Estimate $500-700

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Nancy Murphy, China