A CINNABAR 'TIXI' LACQUER CUP STAND YUAN DYNASTY | 元 朱面剔犀盞托
200,000 to - 300,000 HKD
Property from the Aoyama Studio Collection
A CINNABAR 'TIXI' LACQUER CUP STAND
the hollow bowl with a lipped rim collared with a circular dish, all supported on a flared foot, carved through alternating layers of cinnabar and black lacquer, the interior lacquered brownish-black, Japanese wood box inscribed Okuma/Osumi zō (Collection of Okuma/Osumi)
15.2 cm, 6 in.
The cup stand is in good overall condition with just typical age cracks as visible in the photos, minor chips (largest 0.4cm) and some relacquering to the interior of the foot. Other general surface wear, especially at the base.
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