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3263T Marlborough
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Three Lacquer Boxes

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


Three Lacquer Boxes, China, late Qing dynasty, a double lozenge-shape box inlaid with bats and shou characters; a hexagonal sweetmeat box decorated with a gold-lacquered bat and dragon design, with six inner compartments; and a bat-shaped red-lacquered box painted with an auspicious flora and fauna designs in polychrome lacquer, ht. to 7 1/4, wd. to 20 7/8 in.

Asian Art Online
Estimate $400-600

multiple chips, surface stain, loss of lacquer luster, sweetmeat box missing a compartment.

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