Lot 265: MOTHER OF PEARLS INLAID EBONY LACQUERED BOX
November 11, 2016
Marietta, GA, USALive Auction
A antique Chinese fruit box crafted In form of a tapered straight cylindrical shape. The exterior decorated with mother of pearls inlaid with various geometrical patterns and floral motifs against ebony lacquered ground.
Mark on base, a seal mark, of four gilt script -KaiShu- characters enclosed within a square frame border, QianLong Reign Period (1736-1796), and of the period.
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Dimensions: Dimension: 3-3/4" H x 9-1/8" Diam.
Medium: hardwood, Mother of Pearl
Date: Qing Dynasty