15 May 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,250
Estimate GBP 1,000 - GBP 1,500
A carved bamboo wrist-rest, 19th century
of tall rectangular form, decorated in low relief with a lady dancing to the accompanying musicans before tall rockwork and pine branches, incised signature reading 'Xi Huang zhi' -- 11 1/8in. (28.3cm.) high, fitted box.
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