• For the Enjoyment of Scholars: auction at Christies

    Sale 2391

    For the Enjoyment of Scholars: Selections from the Robert H. Blumenfield Collection

    25 March 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 885

    A RARE SILVER-INLAID AND LACQUERED ZITAN TRAY

    17TH/18TH CENTURY

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    A RARE SILVER-INLAID AND LACQUERED ZITAN TRAY
    17TH/18TH CENTURY
    In the form of conjoined circles, the sides, top and feet inlaid in silver wire with archaistic designs, the interior and base in black lacquer
    10 3/8 in. (28.5 cm.) long, Japanese wood box


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    Exhibited

    Oriental Works of Art, Gerard Hawthorn Ltd., London, 11 - 22 June 2001, no. 72.