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    Sale 5811

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art & Textiles

    15 May 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 169

    A MOTHER OF PEARL INLAID WOODEN TRAY AND A TIXI LACQUER TRAY, 18TH CENTURY OR LATER

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    A MOTHER OF PEARL INLAID WOODEN TRAY AND A TIXI LACQUER TRAY, 18TH CENTURY OR LATER
    each of rectangular form, the first decorated to the exterior with panels of figures amongst balconies and fenced gardens, the interior sides with birds perched on fruiting branches; the other carved to the exterior through the black and red lacquer with a concentric band of ruyi heads -- the first, 20¾in. (52.8cm.) long. (2)


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