London, South Kensington
6 November 2009
A BAMBOO PEACH BOX AND COVER, 17TH CENTURY
finely carved as a peach fruit with a leafy and blossoming branch around it, a flying bat on both the cover and the box -- 3 3/8in. (8.7cm.) wide.
Plesch collection (Wh 9l); acquired from H.M. Moss, London, June 1977.
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