• Important American Furniture,  auction at Christies

    Sale 2287

    Important American Furniture, Folk Art, Silver & Chinese Export

    21 - 25 January 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 449

    A CHINESE EXPORT LACQUER PADDLE STEAMER

    19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A CHINESE EXPORT LACQUER PADDLE STEAMER
    19TH CENTURY
    On moveable wheels, smokestack serving as a knop for the forward cover, a small metal knop to the aft cover, details of figurehead, portholes, cabin windows and waves in tones of silver and gilt
    19¼ in. (48.9 cm.) long


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    Please note that this lot is Chinese, not Japanese.