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    Sale 11929

    The Ian and Susan Wilson Collection of Scholar's Objects

    17 March 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1125

    A CARVED ROOTWOOD WATER POT

    18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A CARVED ROOTWOOD WATER POT
    18TH CENTURY
    The water pot has been carved from a single section of natural rootwood, with several spiky gnarls on the exterior, which has been lacquered.
    3 3/8 in. (8.6 cm.) wide


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    Provenance

    Gerard Hawthorn Ltd., London.