Lot 533: Two Chinese Paktong Hand warmersPlatinum House
October 6, 2012
Cleveland, OH, USALive Auction
Description: Early 20th century, comprising a lobed form with hinged handle, the lid pierced with bats and the body engraved with stylized floral motif (3 1/2"H. 5 1/4"D); together with a rectangular paktong hand warmer with pierced lid and hinged handle (4 1/8"H. 6"W. 4 1/4"D). Condition: both with slight scratches and light surface imperfections, lid to rectangular hand warmer with small break in piercing, otherwise good. Provenance: Estate of Eloise and Waldemar Meckes, Jr..