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    Sale 11929

    The Ian and Susan Wilson Collection of Scholar's Objects

    17 March 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1113

    A STONE BOAT-FORM WATER POT

    18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A STONE BOAT-FORM WATER POT
    18TH CENTURY
    The oblong stone, hollowed to use as a water pot, is suggestive of a boat and is supported on an intricately carved hardwood stand of crashing waves. Together with a silver spoon with a mark reading Xiangyuanxin, possibly a silver shop mark.
    5 ½ in. (14 cm.) wide, wood stand, Japanese box


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    Provenance

    Arts of Chen, Taipei.


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note this lot is sold with a cloth box.