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    Sale 2389

    Important Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    27 November 2007, Hong Kong

  • Lot 1834

    A CARVED ZITAN 'DRAGON' HANDSCROLL BOX AND COVER

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    A CARVED ZITAN 'DRAGON' HANDSCROLL BOX AND COVER
    QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY

    Of rectangular form, the removable upper facing panel finely carved in relief with dragons in pursuit of flaming pearls amidst waves reserving a legend within a gilt metal double border, the sides similarly carved with striding dragons, the padded interior lined with blue silk
    14¼ x 4½ x 4¼ in. (36.1 x 11.4 x 10.6 cm.)


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