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PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE MASSACHUSETTS COLLECTION

A RARE CARVED COCONUT BOX
QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY
Estimate
10,00015,000
LOT SOLD. 10,000 USD
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PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE MASSACHUSETTS COLLECTION

A RARE CARVED COCONUT BOX
QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY
Estimate
10,00015,000
LOT SOLD. 10,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art

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A RARE CARVED COCONUT BOX
QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY
of cylindrical form, the fine and intricately carved coconut surface joined in narrow horizontal strips to form the vessel, carved in low relief with detailed sinuous chilong writhing amidst flowering lotus against a ground of small stylized waves, all resting on a similarly carved splayed foot, the recessed base with a 'cracked ice' pattern
Height 6 5/8  in., 16.8 cm
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Provenance

Dulany's Gallery, Birmingham, MI.
Sotheby's New York, 25th September 1986, lot 265.
Collection of Frieda and Milton Rosenthal, New York.
Sotheby's New York, 16th September 2008, lot 214.

Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art

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