• Important Chinese Ceramics and auction at Christies

    Sale 2731

    Important Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    1 December 2009, Hong Kong

  • Lot 1980

    AN UNUSUAL MOTHER-OF-PEARL INLAID LACQUER PEN AND COVER

    Price Realised  

    AN UNUSUAL MOTHER-OF-PEARL INLAID LACQUER PEN AND COVER
    QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY

    Of slender cylindrical form, decorated with multi-coloured shell and gold foil inlay in a geometric cell pattern design against a black lacquer ground
    9 3/4 in. (24.5 cm.) long, Japanese wood box


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