• Spanish Splendour  - The Colle auction at Christies

    Sale 7818

    Spanish Splendour - The Collection of a Marqués

    5 November 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 119

    A CHINESE EXPORT BLACK AND GILT LACQUER GAMES BOX

    FIRST HALF 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A CHINESE EXPORT BLACK AND GILT LACQUER GAMES BOX
    FIRST HALF 19TH CENTURY
    Of waved rectangular form, the hinged lid decorated with cards and fruiting vines enclosing two lidded compartments, one with various mother-of-pearl games counters, and six small trays, on Buddhistic lion's mask feet
    4 in. (10 cm.) high; 13¾ in. (34 cm.) wide; 7 in. (17.5 cm.) deep


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