A FINE CHINESE MUGHAL-STYLE RUBY AND EMERALD-INLAID JADE QUATREFOIL BOX AND COVER
QING DYNASTY, 18TH/19TH CENTURY
Estimate
8,00012,000
LOT SOLD. 28,125 USD (Hammer Price with Buyer's Premium)
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A FINE CHINESE MUGHAL-STYLE RUBY AND EMERALD-INLAID JADE QUATREFOIL BOX AND COVER
QING DYNASTY, 18TH/19TH CENTURY
Estimate
8,00012,000
LOT SOLD. 28,125 USD (Hammer Price with Buyer's Premium)
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Details & Cataloguing

Property from the Estate of Brooke Astor

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New York

A FINE CHINESE MUGHAL-STYLE RUBY AND EMERALD-INLAID JADE QUATREFOIL BOX AND COVER
QING DYNASTY, 18TH/19TH CENTURY
the interior divided into four compartments around a circular well, the exterior inlaid in gold-wire with flower sprays studded with foil-backed ruby and tourmaline gems, the stone a grayish-green color.
length 4 1/2 in.
11.3 cm
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Provenance

S.J. Philips Ltd., London

Property from the Estate of Brooke Astor

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New York