Lot 49
  • 49

A CINNABAR LACQUER BRUSH AND COVER MING DYNASTY, 16TH CENTURY

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8,000 - 12,000 USD
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Description

  • Cinnabar
the long cylindrical form handle carved in relief with mallow flowers and rocks emerging from both leiwen-banded ends, butterflies and birds perched among the foliage against a diaper ground, the terminal capped with a lingzhi sprig, the cover carved with the 'Three Friends of Winter' against a star-pattern hexagonal ground between a leiwen band and a stylized foliate band below the shou character cap (2)
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