Lot 97: IMPORTANT CHENXIANG WOOD BEADS BRACELET
November 11, 2016
Marietta, GA, USALive Auction
Description: IMPORTANT carved ChenXiang wood (agarwood) Chinese prayer beads bracelet in original bronze trinket box. Comprised of well strung thirty round carved ChenXiang wood with orange-reddish string. The trinket box is round shape, with pewter interior and bronze exterior, five inscription labeled over the cover.
Condition Report: Some stressed on beads, and molted patina on container, otherwise in Excellent condition. Please Note: EDEN Fine Antiques Galleries provides condition reports as a courtesy to our clients and assumes no liability for any error or omission. Any condition statement is given as a courtesy to a client, and is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Descriptions are our opinions and should in no way be construed as a guarantee of any kind as to age, condition, mater. The bidder assumes responsibility for ensuring that the condition of the item(s) meets with their satisfaction prior to bidding. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging.
Notes: LOT NOTES: Aloes wood, also referred to ChenXiangMu or agarwood, diffuses a distinctive fragrance and hence it is highly treasured, especially in China, Japan, and Tibet. The wood is typically only found in small segments of usable material, which are traditionally pieced together to make small scholar's articles. Its aromatic qualities renders it valuable in the manufacture of incense.
Dimensions: Dimension: 10"L (box): 1.5"H x 5-1/4"H
Date: Qing Dynasty