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    Sale 5811

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art & Textiles

    15 May 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 219

    A CARVED ROSEWOOD BOX AND COVER, 17TH/18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A CARVED ROSEWOOD BOX AND COVER, 17TH/18TH CENTURY
    of rectangular form, decorated in relief, the cover with a central flowerhead surrounded by scrolling foliate tendrils, the sides with Shou roundels below a bat motif flanked by further scrolling foliage -- 15in. (38cm.) wide.


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