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    Sale 5101

    Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art

    9 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 272

    A small parcel-gilt silver box and cover, Tang/Liao Dynasty (618-1125) or later

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A small parcel-gilt silver box and cover, Tang/Liao Dynasty (618-1125) or later
    of rounded rectangular form, the domed top with a repousse design of the endless knot on a foliate spray and ring-punched ground, the sides with scattered stylised flowerheads on a ring-punched ground - 3 1/8in. (8cm.) long.


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    Provenance

    Ex U.K Private Collection.