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PROPERTY FROM THE MINA MERRILL PRINDLE COLLECTION

A 'HONGMU' 'DRAGON' CHEST
LATE QING DYNASTY
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1100

PROPERTY FROM THE MINA MERRILL PRINDLE COLLECTION

A 'HONGMU' 'DRAGON' CHEST
LATE QING DYNASTY
JUMP TO LOT

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A 'HONGMU' 'DRAGON' CHEST
LATE QING DYNASTY
of rectangular form, finely carved on all sides with auspicious emblems, dragons in pursuit of 'Flaming Pearls', shou characters, flying bats, ruyi scepters and coins, with baitong hinges, strap mounts to each side, bail handles set to either short side and a quatrefoil escutcheon with cloud-form hasp, low metal stand (2)
Height 14 1/2  36.8 cm; Width 30 3/4  in., 78.1 cm;
Depth 18 in., 45.7 cm
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Provenance

Collection of Mina Merrill Prindle (1864-1963), Duluth, Minnesota and Pasadena, California, acquired Victor Marsh & Co. Pasadena, California, 1917.

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