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    Sale 7431

    Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    6 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 82

    A RARE BLACK AND RED LACQUER BOX AND COVER

    YUAN DYNASTY, 14TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A RARE BLACK AND RED LACQUER BOX AND COVER
    YUAN DYNASTY, 14TH CENTURY
    Of rectangular form, the flat top with a lobed border, the sides of the cover and the base each relief-moulded and lacquered as petals, all standing on a slightly flaring lobed foot, the rims and borders accentuated with raised pewter wires, the interior lacquered red
    7¾ in. (19.7 cm.) wide


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