Lot 61: Pair of Bamboo Wedding Baskets with Gold Paint, Early 20th C.
October 22, 2016
Berlin, Berlin, GermanyLive Auction
Bamboo, lacquer, gold paint, metal fittings
China, 19th/20th century
Each box consists of three stackable boxes with lid on a footring, with an extended bamboo handle and metal fittings
The cover painted with figurative scenes, the exterior decorated with auspicious motifs
Total height: 63 to 68 cm
The baskets show usual signs of age and wear. Paint and lacquer wear, drying cracks and minimal loss of material can be seen here and there. The height measures 63 to 68 cm.
Shipping costs excl. statutory VAT and plus 2,5% (+VAT) shipping insurance.