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    Sale 5101

    Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art

    9 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 274

    A rock crystal box and cover, Liao Dynasty (907-1125)

    Price Realised  

    A rock crystal box and cover, Liao Dynasty (907-1125)
    of oval form, the cover with a finial in the form of two ducks each with its head resting on the other, supported on a short slightly splayed oval foot, the sides carved in low relief with pendant and upright lotus petal panels -- 3 3/16in. (8.1cm.) long.


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