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    Sale 2269

    Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art Including Jades from the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco

    19 March 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 652

    A HUANGHUALI SINGLE-DRAWER ALTAR COFFER, MENHUCHU

    18TH/19TH CENTURY

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    A HUANGHUALI SINGLE-DRAWER ALTAR COFFER, MENHUCHU
    18TH/19TH CENTURY
    The single-panel top set within the wide rectangular frame with beaded 'ice-plate' edge above carved spandrels on the front and back, supported on recessed, splayed legs of square section enclosing the single drawer with square lockplate and pull above two plain panels and a shaped apron carved with a demi-floret at the center
    30½ in. (77.5 cm.) high, 32 7/8 in. (83.5 cm.) wide, 19 5/8 in. (49.8 cm.) deep


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