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    Sale 2611

    Important Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    27 May 2008, Hong Kong

  • Lot 1892

    A FINELY CARVED MINIATURE CINNABAR LACQUER BOX AND COVER

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A FINELY CARVED MINIATURE CINNABAR LACQUER BOX AND COVER
    QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY

    Both box and cover of similar domed form, entirely carved in high relief with a phoenix in flight amongst clouds, the interior lacquered black
    1 7/16 in. (3.7 cm.) diam., Japanese wood box


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN