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    Sale 5901

    Christie's Interiors

    3 March 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 299

    A PAIR OF CLOISONNE ENAMELLED MYTHICAL BEAST PRICKET STICKS

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PAIR OF CLOISONNE ENAMELLED MYTHICAL BEAST PRICKET STICKS
    19TH/20TH CENTURY
    The horned beasts standing four square, their backs bearing tiered prickets which detach to form the covers, decorated to the body in scrolling abstract designs, the covers with hexagonal key fret motifs on deep green grounds; and a pair of Buddhistic lion teapots with gilt covers
    pricket sticks, 6¼in. (16cm.) wide, two wood stands. (4)


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    Provenance

    The Property of a Lady.