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    Sale 5415

    The Sunday Sale - The Property of the late Dr Henry Ginsburg

    9 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 62

    A KOREAN WHITE-METAL-MOUNTED ELM MORI-JANG HEADSIDE CHEST

    POSSIBLY CHOLLA PROVINCE, LATE 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A KOREAN WHITE-METAL-MOUNTED ELM MORI-JANG HEADSIDE CHEST
    Possibly Cholla Province, Late 19th Century
    The rectangular top above four short frieze drawers and a cupboard surrounded by inlaid panels on a detachable plinth base with square scrolled feet
    33½ in. (85 cm.) high; 38 in. (96.5 cm.) wide; 17¼ in. (44 cm.) deep


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    A similar chest is illustrated in Asian Furniture: A Directory and Sourcebook, eds. Peter Moss, p. 252.

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