• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 2301

    Christie's Interiors

    6 - 7 April 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 263

    A GROUP OF CHINESE SOAPSTONE CARVINGS,

    EASTERN HAN/LIAO DYANSTY (1ST-12TH CENTURY),

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A GROUP OF CHINESE SOAPSTONE CARVINGS,
    EASTERN HAN/LIAO DYANSTY (1ST-12TH CENTURY),
    comprising a seal, a miniature hu and a cacoon jar, two carvings of double pigs, and three covered boxes, one leaf-shaped
    The largest box and cover 3in. (7.4cm.) long (11)


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    This lot is offered without reserve.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE ARTHUR M. SACKLER COLLECTIONS
    ALL OBJECTS IN THE ARTHUR M. SACKLER COLLECTIONS WERE ACQUIRED PRIOR TO 1978. ADDITIONAL PROVENANCE, EXHIBITION AND PUBLICATION INFORMATION MAY BE FOUND IN THE LOTS' CONDITION REPORTS.