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A HUANGHUALI SEAL CHEST
A HUANGHUALI SEAL CHEST
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Prospective purchasers are advised that several co… Read more PROPERTY FROM THE WHITACRE FAMILY COLLECTION
A HUANGHUALI SEAL CHEST

17TH-18TH CENTURY

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A HUANGHUALI SEAL CHEST
17TH-18TH CENTURY
The flat top opens to reveal a single tray above the single-panel doors that open to reveal the interior fitted with seven drawers, the chest mounted with a circular lockplate and a cloud-form clasp, all raised on a flat base with corner mounts.
14 ¾ in. (37.5 cm.) high, 14 ¾ in. (37.5 cm.) wide, 11 ½ in. (29.2 cm.) deep
Provenance
The Collection of Dr. Frank E. (1897-1971) and Lillian (1907-1986) Whitacre, acquired between 1938-1939, and thence by descent within the family.
Special notice

Prospective purchasers are advised that several countries prohibit the importation of property containing materials from endangered species, including but not limited to coral, ivory and tortoiseshell. Accordingly, prospective purchasers should familiarize themselves with relevant customs regulations prior to bidding if they intend to import this lot into another country.

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