A small agate box and cover 20th century | 二十世紀 瑪瑙小蓋盒一組兩件
1,000 - 1,500 GBP
Property from the Ezekiel Collection
A small agate box and cover
of circular form with a domed cover, the based incised with a four character apocryphal seal mark; together with a smaller agate box and cover of similar shape
Diameter of the larger 5.3 cm, 2⅛ in.
The smaller box has a three-pointed circa 5mm., long hairline star crack to the rim of the cover; the cover of the larger box has a circa 5mm., hairline fissure to the rim of the cover.
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Collection of Sir Percival David (1892-1964).
Sotheby's London, 29th May 1962, lot 146 (part lot).
Louis Joseph, 1st June 1962.
Collection of Victor Ezekiel (1905-1976).