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    Sale 11929

    The Ian and Susan Wilson Collection of Scholar's Objects

    17 March 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1162

    A ZITAN ROOT-FORM WATER POT AND COVER

    17TH-18TH CENTURY

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    Estimate

    A ZITAN ROOT-FORM WATER POT AND COVER
    17TH-18TH CENTURY
    The water pot is of roughly circular form and raised on four short, root-form feet. The exterior and cover are carved in imitation of root wood, the design incorporating inclusions of sapwood.
    4 in. (10.2 cm.) wide


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    Provenance

    Nicholas Grindley, London, 2006


    Literature

    N. Grindley, Nicholas Grindley, London, March 2006, no. 6.