PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF DR. ROBERT AND MRS. PATRICIA JACOBSEN, MINNEAPOLIS, MINNESOTA
A CARVED RED AND BLACK LACQUER INGOT-FORM THREE-TIERED BOX AND COVER
The top of the cover is carved with various 'antiques' against a diaper ground, the rounded corners further decorated with shou medallions, the sides of the cover and each tier are carved with shaped panels enclosing various blossoming branches. The interior and base are lacquered black.
9 ½ in. (24.2 cm.) wide
Sotheby's London, 15 April 1983, lot 250.