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    Sale 7720

    Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art Including Export Art

    12 May 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 99

    A CARNELIAN AGATE DOUBLE TREE-TRUNK VASE

    18TH/19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A CARNELIAN AGATE DOUBLE TREE-TRUNK VASE
    18TH/19TH CENTURY
    The stone of a predominantly rich reddish-orange tone mottled with semi-translucent areas of grey and opaque creamy-white, well carved as a gnarled tree growing beside lingzhi and trailing fruiting peach branches, the trunks hollowed to form twin-vases
    5 in. (12.6 cm.) high, carved wood stand


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