1971
1971
A FINELY CARVED BOXWOOD 'FINGER CITRON' LIBATION CUP
QING DYNASTY, 17TH CENTURY
Estimate
150,000200,000
LOT SOLD. 250,000 HKD
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1971
A FINELY CARVED BOXWOOD 'FINGER CITRON' LIBATION CUP
QING DYNASTY, 17TH CENTURY
Estimate
150,000200,000
LOT SOLD. 250,000 HKD
JUMP TO LOT

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A FINELY CARVED BOXWOOD 'FINGER CITRON' LIBATION CUP
QING DYNASTY, 17TH CENTURY

of truncated and tapering form, imitating a rhinoceros horn cup, the exterior naturalistically carved with winding branches issuing two finger citron blossoms forming the handle to one end, with leaves delicately poured over the rim, the wood of chestnut brown color


11.4 cm., 4 1/2 in.
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Provenance

Nicholas Grindley Collection, London.
Sotheby's New York, 18th September 2007, lot 108.

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