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    Sale 12555

    The Imperial Sale / Important Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art

    1 June 2016, Convention Hall

  • Lot 3415

    A MOTHER-OF-PEARL-INLAID BLACK LACQUER BRUSH AND COVER

    MING DYNASTY, 16TH-17TH CENTURY

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    A MOTHER-OF-PEARL-INLAID BLACK LACQUER BRUSH AND COVER
    MING DYNASTY, 16TH-17TH CENTURY
    The handle of the brush and the cover are inlaid with undulating floral scroll pattern, the flat ends with a stylised flowerhead.
    9 1/2 in. (24.1 cm.) long, Japanese wood box


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    Provenance

    A Japanese private collection, Kansai, acquired in the 1950s