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Lot 141: Chinese Export Carved and Pierced Ivory Champagne Silk Hand-Fan in a Gilt Decorated Black Lacquer Box Last Half 19th Century
December 9, 2016
Washington, DC, USALive Auction
Chinese Export Carved and Pierced Ivory Champagne Silk Hand-Fan in a Gilt Decorated Black Lacquer Box
Last Half 19th Century
The interior of the box lid with polychrome painted light-blue silk of two phoenix perched on a flowering branch. Box with some chips to edges and corners and scattered small blisters.
Length of fan: 12-1/2 in (31.8 cm); Length of box: 13-3/4 in (35 cm)Property of a Washington, DC Collector
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