6 November 2007,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 5,625
Estimate GBP 3,000 - GBP 5,000
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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