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Pair of Purple Soapstone Chops

Auction:
3263T
Lot:
1039
Sold for:
$123$100

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Auction:
Discovery - 3263T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
June 12, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Pair of Purple Soapstone Chops, China, rectangular forms topped with carved shishi, each with an inscription on one side, the purplish brown stone mottled with darker spots, ht. to 7 in.
Asian Art Online
Property from the Estate of A. Margaret Bok, Rockport, ME
Estimate $200-300

multiple chips.


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Keywords

Margaret Bok, Dielectrics, East Asian culture, Geology, Petrology, Phyllosilicates, Rockport station, Rockport, Maine, Rockport, Massachusetts, Seal, Shishi, Soapstone, Stone, Rockport, China

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