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Fine Asian Works of Art

by Lyon & Turnbull

Platinum House

643 lots with images

December 11, 2013

Live Auction

33 Broughton Place

Edinburgh, EH1 3RR United Kingdom

Phone: +44 (0)131 557 8844

Fax: +44 (0)131 557 8668

Email: info@lyonandturnbull.com

643 Lots
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AN ELM ALTAR TABLE QING DYNASTY 186cm long, 86cm high, 47cm deep

Lot 1: AN ELM ALTAR TABLE QING DYNASTY 186cm long, 86cm high, 47cm deep

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Description: AN ELM ALTAR TABLE QING DYNASTY the cleated rectangular top over an open frieze with scroll carved corner brackets, raised on square legs joined by peripheral stretchers 186cm long, 86cm high, 47cm deep

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PAIR OF YUMU HORSESHOE-BACK ARMCHAIRS MING DYNASTY, 17TH CENTURY 60.5cm wide, 99cm high, 50cm deep

Lot 2: PAIR OF YUMU HORSESHOE-BACK ARMCHAIRS MING DYNASTY, 17TH CENTURY 60.5cm wide, 99cm high, 50cm deep

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Description: PAIR OF YUMU HORSESHOE-BACK ARMCHAIRS MING DYNASTY, 17TH CENTURY each with a curving top rail terminating in scrolling handrests above carved and shaped spandrels and supported by circular section stiles, the splat carved with Taoist symbols above a soft mat seat, the rounded legs joined by stepped stretchers and a well-worn footrest above a plain apron (2) 60.5cm wide, 99cm high, 50cm deep

Condition Report: - house worn appearance - old marks and scratches consistent with age and use - otherwise good overall condition Condition Disclaimer Under the Conditions of Sale applicable to the sale of the lot, buyers must satisfy themselves as to each and every aspect of the quality of the lot, including (without limitation) its authorship, attribution, condition, provenance, authenticity, age, suitability and origin. Lots are sold on an 'as is' basis but the actual condition of the lot may not be as good as indicated by its outward appearance. In particular parts may have been replaced or renewed and lots may not be authentic or of satisfactory quality. Any statement in relation to the lot is merely an expression of opinion of the seller or Lyon & Turnbull and should not be relied upon as an inducement to bid on the lot. Lots are available for inspection prior to the sale and you are strongly advised to examine any lot in which you are interested prior to the sale. Our condition report has not been prepared by a professional conservator, restorer or engineer.

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PAIR OF HUANGHUALI STANDS QING DYNASTY 29.5cm wide, 46cm high, 29.5cm deep

Lot 3: PAIR OF HUANGHUALI STANDS QING DYNASTY 29.5cm wide, 46cm high, 29.5cm deep

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Description: PAIR OF HUANGHUALI STANDS QING DYNASTY the cleated square tops over an openwork frieze raised on round straight legs (2) 29.5cm wide, 46cm high, 29.5cm deep

Condition Report: - good overall appearance - slight colour variations - one has slightly warped legs - the other with a spliced repair to one foot - old marks and scratches Condition Disclaimer Under the Conditions of Sale applicable to the sale of the lot, buyers must satisfy themselves as to each and every aspect of the quality of the lot, including (without limitation) its authorship, attribution, condition, provenance, authenticity, age, suitability and origin. Lots are sold on an 'as is' basis but the actual condition of the lot may not be as good as indicated by its outward appearance. In particular parts may have been replaced or renewed and lots may not be authentic or of satisfactory quality. Any statement in relation to the lot is merely an expression of opinion of the seller or Lyon & Turnbull and should not be relied upon as an inducement to bid on the lot. Lots are available for inspection prior to the sale and you are strongly advised to examine any lot in which you are interested prior to the sale. Our condition report has not been prepared by a professional conservator, restorer or engineer.

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A HONGMU SCROLL END SIDE TABLE QING DYNASTY 116cm wide, 85cm high, 42cm deep

Lot 4: A HONGMU SCROLL END SIDE TABLE QING DYNASTY 116cm wide, 85cm high, 42cm deep

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Description: A HONGMU SCROLL END SIDE TABLE QING DYNASTY the rectangular top with scroll ends carved with lingzhi, over an openwork frieze centred by a bi disc, raised on sectional squared legs joined by lateral stretchers 116cm wide, 85cm high, 42cm deep

Condition Report: - good overall appearance - some age splits to the carved frieze - old marks and scratches Condition Disclaimer Under the Conditions of Sale applicable to the sale of the lot, buyers must satisfy themselves as to each and every aspect of the quality of the lot, including (without limitation) its authorship, attribution, condition, provenance, authenticity, age, suitability and origin. Lots are sold on an 'as is' basis but the actual condition of the lot may not be as good as indicated by its outward appearance. In particular parts may have been replaced or renewed and lots may not be authentic or of satisfactory quality. Any statement in relation to the lot is merely an expression of opinion of the seller or Lyon & Turnbull and should not be relied upon as an inducement to bid on the lot. Lots are available for inspection prior to the sale and you are strongly advised to examine any lot in which you are interested prior to the sale. Our condition report has not been prepared by a professional conservator, restorer or engineer.

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PAIR OF HARDWOOD AND MARBLE TOP STOOLS QING DYNASTY 35cm diam, 46cm high

Lot 5: PAIR OF HARDWOOD AND MARBLE TOP STOOLS QING DYNASTY 35cm diam, 46cm high

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Description: PAIR OF HARDWOOD AND MARBLE TOP STOOLS QING DYNASTY the circular veined white marble tops above a fruiting vine carved frieze, raised on serpentine legs joined by openwork stretchers (2) 35cm diam, 46cm high

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A HONGMU TWO TIER STAND EARLY QING DYNASTY 36cm wide, 79cm high, 36cm deep

Lot 6: A HONGMU TWO TIER STAND EARLY QING DYNASTY 36cm wide, 79cm high, 36cm deep

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Description: A HONGMU TWO TIER STAND EARLY QING DYNASTY the rectangular top enclosed in a mitred frame, raised on square section legs joined by an undertier and arched frieze, and terminating in hoof feet 36cm wide, 79cm high, 36cm deep

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A HONGMU COFFER TABLE LATE QING DYNASTY 76cm wide, 81cm high, 38cm deep

Lot 7: A HONGMU COFFER TABLE LATE QING DYNASTY 76cm wide, 81cm high, 38cm deep

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Description: A HONGMU COFFER TABLE LATE QING DYNASTY the panel top with scroll ends above a single drawer and a pair of cupboard doors and sloping sides, raised on square scroll feet 76cm wide, 81cm high, 38cm deep

Condition Report: - Good overall appearance - Some signs of moisture exposure to the back of the cabinet - Old marks and scratches throughout consistent with age and use Condition Disclaimer Under the Conditions of Sale applicable to the sale of the lot, buyers must satisfy themselves as to each and every aspect of the quality of the lot, including (without limitation) its authorship, attribution, condition, provenance, authenticity, age, suitability and origin. Lots are sold on an 'as is' basis but the actual condition of the lot may not be as good as indicated by its outward appearance. In particular parts may have been replaced or renewed and lots may not be authentic or of satisfactory quality. Any statement in relation to the lot is merely an expression of opinion of the seller or Lyon & Turnbull and should not be relied upon as an inducement to bid on the lot. Lots are available for inspection prior to the sale and you are strongly advised to examine any lot in which you are interested prior to the sale. Our condition report has not been prepared by a professional conservator, restorer or engineer.

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A RED LACQUER CABINET QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY 77cm wide, 174cm high, 37cm deep

Lot 8: A RED LACQUER CABINET QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY 77cm wide, 174cm high, 37cm deep

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Description: A RED LACQUER CABINET QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY in two parts, the upper section with a pair of cupboard doors fitted with red lacquer panels depicting immortals in a garden; the lower part with drawers and cupboard doors, raised on stile feet 77cm wide, 174cm high, 37cm deep

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PAIR OF HUANGHUALI TEA TABLES QING DYNASTY 43cm wide, 79cm high, 33m deep

Lot 9: PAIR OF HUANGHUALI TEA TABLES QING DYNASTY 43cm wide, 79cm high, 33m deep

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Description: PAIR OF HUANGHUALI TEA TABLES QING DYNASTY the cleated rectangular tops above a pierced frieze carved with fruiting vines and shou symbols, raised on square straight legs joined by an undertier and ending on scroll feet (2) 43cm wide, 79cm high, 33m deep

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A HUANGHUALI KANG TABLE QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY 81cm wide, 30cm high, 41cm deep

Lot 10: A HUANGHUALI KANG TABLE QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY 81cm wide, 30cm high, 41cm deep

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Description: A HUANGHUALI KANG TABLE QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY the cleated rectangular top above a pierced and carved frieze with dragons and foliate scrolls, continuing to curved end supports joined by side stretchers 81cm wide, 30cm high, 41cm deep

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A HARDWOOD STAND 27cm diam, 65cm high

Lot 11: A HARDWOOD STAND 27cm diam, 65cm high

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Description: A HARDWOOD STAND Ming style, the lotus form top above an ornate pierced and scroll carved frieze, on five scroll legs joined by a peripheral stretcher 27cm diam, 65cm high

Condition Report: - Good overall appearance - Some scuffs around the base and the apron carved scrolls - Old martks and scratches throughout consistent with age and use Condition Disclaimer Under the Conditions of Sale applicable to the sale of the lot, buyers must satisfy themselves as to each and every aspect of the quality of the lot, including (without limitation) its authorship, attribution, condition, provenance, authenticity, age, suitability and origin. Lots are sold on an 'as is' basis but the actual condition of the lot may not be as good as indicated by its outward appearance. In particular parts may have been replaced or renewed and lots may not be authentic or of satisfactory quality. Any statement in relation to the lot is merely an expression of opinion of the seller or Lyon & Turnbull and should not be relied upon as an inducement to bid on the lot. Lots are available for inspection prior to the sale and you are strongly advised to examine any lot in which you are interested prior to the sale. Our condition report has not been prepared by a professional conservator, restorer or engineer.

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A HARDWOOD, MOTHER OF PEARL AND NEEDLEWORK TABLE SCREEN QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY 34cm wide, 51cm high

Lot 12: A HARDWOOD, MOTHER OF PEARL AND NEEDLEWORK TABLE SCREEN QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY 34cm wide, 51cm high

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Description: A HARDWOOD, MOTHER OF PEARL AND NEEDLEWORK TABLE SCREEN QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY the rectangular silk panel worked in cream threads depicting a phoenix and songbirds, in a hardwood frame and trestle support inlaid with mother of pearl 34cm wide, 51cm high

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A LAO-HUALI RECESSED LEG ALTAR TABLE MING DYNASTY 142cm wide, 86cm high, 29cm deep

Lot 15: A LAO-HUALI RECESSED LEG ALTAR TABLE MING DYNASTY 142cm wide, 86cm high, 29cm deep

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Description: A LAO-HUALI RECESSED LEG ALTAR TABLE MING DYNASTY the finely figured narrow top with scroll ends above a shaped frieze, raised on slender round legs joined by double lateral stretchers 142cm wide, 86cm high, 29cm deep

Condition Report: - good overall appearanc - old marks and scratches - Provenance: private Edinburgh collection, purchased in Hong Kong. Condition Disclaimer Under the Conditions of Sale applicable to the sale of the lot, buyers must satisfy themselves as to each and every aspect of the quality of the lot, including (without limitation) its authorship, attribution, condition, provenance, authenticity, age, suitability and origin. Lots are sold on an 'as is' basis but the actual condition of the lot may not be as good as indicated by its outward appearance. In particular parts may have been replaced or renewed and lots may not be authentic or of satisfactory quality. Any statement in relation to the lot is merely an expression of opinion of the seller or Lyon & Turnbull and should not be relied upon as an inducement to bid on the lot. Lots are available for inspection prior to the sale and you are strongly advised to examine any lot in which you are interested prior to the sale. Our condition report has not been prepared by a professional conservator, restorer or engineer.

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A HARDWOOD AND LACQUER TABLE QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY 91.5cm wide, 83cm high, 91.5cm deep

Lot 17: A HARDWOOD AND LACQUER TABLE QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY 91.5cm wide, 83cm high, 91.5cm deep

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Description: A HARDWOOD AND LACQUER TABLE QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY the cleated square top over an openwork frieze and raised on square legs with scroll corner brackets and ending on block feet 91.5cm wide, 83cm high, 91.5cm deep

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A HUANGHUALI LUTE TABLE QING DYNASTY 122cm wide, 84cm high, 40cm deep

Lot 18: A HUANGHUALI LUTE TABLE QING DYNASTY 122cm wide, 84cm high, 40cm deep

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Description: A HUANGHUALI LUTE TABLE QING DYNASTY the rectangular recessed panel top with scroll ends fitted with drawers, above a pierced frieze carved with clouds, scrolls and bi discs, raised on squared section legs carved in relief with archaic symbols 122cm wide, 84cm high, 40cm deep

Condition Report: Good overall appearance Old marks and scratches Condition Disclaimer Under the Conditions of Sale applicable to the sale of the lot, buyers must satisfy themselves as to each and every aspect of the quality of the lot, including (without limitation) its authorship, attribution, condition, provenance, authenticity, age, suitability and origin. Lots are sold on an 'as is' basis but the actual condition of the lot may not be as good as indicated by its outward appearance. In particular parts may have been replaced or renewed and lots may not be authentic or of satisfactory quality. Any statement in relation to the lot is merely an expression of opinion of the seller or Lyon & Turnbull and should not be relied upon as an inducement to bid on the lot. Lots are available for inspection prior to the sale and you are strongly advised to examine any lot in which you are interested prior to the sale. Our condition report has not been prepared by a professional conservator, restorer or engineer.

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PAIR OF LACQUER TABLE CABINETS 44cm wide, 47cm high, 29cm deep

Lot 19: PAIR OF LACQUER TABLE CABINETS 44cm wide, 47cm high, 29cm deep

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Description: PAIR OF LACQUER TABLE CABINETS the black and red lacquer rectangular cabinets with two doors enclosing shelves, on scroll carved plinth bases (2) 44cm wide, 47cm high, 29cm deep

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A POLYCHROMED AND GILT FOUR POST BED QING DYANSTY, 19TH CENTURY 248cm wide, 245cm high, 175cm deep

Lot 20: A POLYCHROMED AND GILT FOUR POST BED QING DYANSTY, 19TH CENTURY 248cm wide, 245cm high, 175cm deep

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Description: A POLYCHROMED AND GILT FOUR POST BED QING DYANSTY, 19TH CENTURY the key moulded cornice above pierced gilt panels carved with peaches, songbirds, lotus and flowering branches, with dragon spandrels, raised on squared corner columns, with panelled sides to three sides, the back fitted with a raised shelf with a panel back and two small compartments and carved and gilt fu-lion corner finials, over an apron and legs carved with coiling dragons, lotus and phoenix 248cm wide, 245cm high, 175cm deep

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AN EIGHT PANEL LACQUER AND POLYCHROME FLOOR SCREEN 368cm wide, 240cm high

Lot 21: AN EIGHT PANEL LACQUER AND POLYCHROME FLOOR SCREEN 368cm wide, 240cm high

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Description: AN EIGHT PANEL LACQUER AND POLYCHROME FLOOR SCREEN depicting figures in courtyards and palace terraces against a gilt ground 368cm wide, 240cm high

Condition Report: - good overall condition and appearance - some losses to the lacquer in places - old marks and scratches - 240cm high Condition Disclaimer Under the Conditions of Sale applicable to the sale of the lot, buyers must satisfy themselves as to each and every aspect of the quality of the lot, including (without limitation) its authorship, attribution, condition, provenance, authenticity, age, suitability and origin. Lots are sold on an 'as is' basis but the actual condition of the lot may not be as good as indicated by its outward appearance. In particular parts may have been replaced or renewed and lots may not be authentic or of satisfactory quality. Any statement in relation to the lot is merely an expression of opinion of the seller or Lyon & Turnbull and should not be relied upon as an inducement to bid on the lot. Lots are available for inspection prior to the sale and you are strongly advised to examine any lot in which you are interested prior to the sale. Our condition report has not been prepared by a professional conservator, restorer or engineer.

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A CHINESE EXPORT LACQUER CABINET ON STAND 19TH CENTURY 79cm wide, 168cm high, 42cm deep

Lot 22: A CHINESE EXPORT LACQUER CABINET ON STAND 19TH CENTURY 79cm wide, 168cm high, 42cm deep

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Description: A CHINESE EXPORT LACQUER CABINET ON STAND 19TH CENTURY in two parts; the moulded cornice over a pair of cupboard doors opening to an arrangement of drawers and shelves; the stand with cabriole legs ending in paw feet 79cm wide, 168cm high, 42cm deep

Condition Report: - good overall appearance - some, if not all of the leg angle brackets are replaced - some losses and age splits to the lacquer - most noteable are the corner edges - old marks and scratches Condition Disclaimer Under the Conditions of Sale applicable to the sale of the lot, buyers must satisfy themselves as to each and every aspect of the quality of the lot, including (without limitation) its authorship, attribution, condition, provenance, authenticity, age, suitability and origin. Lots are sold on an 'as is' basis but the actual condition of the lot may not be as good as indicated by its outward appearance. In particular parts may have been replaced or renewed and lots may not be authentic or of satisfactory quality. Any statement in relation to the lot is merely an expression of opinion of the seller or Lyon & Turnbull and should not be relied upon as an inducement to bid on the lot. Lots are available for inspection prior to the sale and you are strongly advised to examine any lot in which you are interested prior to the sale. Our condition report has not been prepared by a professional conservator, restorer or engineer.

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SET OF HONGMU QUARTETTO TABLES LATE QING DYNASTY 50.5cm wide, 72cm high, 36cm deep

Lot 23: SET OF HONGMU QUARTETTO TABLES LATE QING DYNASTY 50.5cm wide, 72cm high, 36cm deep

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Description: SET OF HONGMU QUARTETTO TABLES LATE QING DYNASTY the rectangular moulded tops over an openwork frieze and raised on straight legs joined by peripheral stretchers 50.5cm wide, 72cm high, 36cm deep

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A HUANGHUALI AND BURRWOOD SIDE TABLE MID QING DYNASTY 117cm wide, 80cm high, 40cm deep

Lot 24: A HUANGHUALI AND BURRWOOD SIDE TABLE MID QING DYNASTY 117cm wide, 80cm high, 40cm deep

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Description: A HUANGHUALI AND BURRWOOD SIDE TABLE MID QING DYNASTY the triple burrwood panel top with scrolled ends above an interlaced openwork frieze, raised on shaped straight legs with burrwood inset panels and joined by side stretchers 117cm wide, 80cm high, 40cm deep

Condition Report: Good overall appearance Old marks and scratches Condition Disclaimer Under the Conditions of Sale applicable to the sale of the lot, buyers must satisfy themselves as to each and every aspect of the quality of the lot, including (without limitation) its authorship, attribution, condition, provenance, authenticity, age, suitability and origin. Lots are sold on an 'as is' basis but the actual condition of the lot may not be as good as indicated by its outward appearance. In particular parts may have been replaced or renewed and lots may not be authentic or of satisfactory quality. Any statement in relation to the lot is merely an expression of opinion of the seller or Lyon & Turnbull and should not be relied upon as an inducement to bid on the lot. Lots are available for inspection prior to the sale and you are strongly advised to examine any lot in which you are interested prior to the sale. Our condition report has not been prepared by a professional conservator, restorer or engineer.

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A HUANGHUALI CABINET ON STAND QING DYNASTY 142cm wide, 114cm high, 53cm deep

Lot 25: A HUANGHUALI CABINET ON STAND QING DYNASTY 142cm wide, 114cm high, 53cm deep

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Description: A HUANGHUALI CABINET ON STAND QING DYNASTY originally the top part of a compound cabinet, the rectangular cleated top over a pair of moulded cupboard doors opening to shelves, the later stand carved with stylised scrolls, flowerheads and fruiting vines, raised on square straight legs 142cm wide, 114cm high, 53cm deep

Condition Report: - good overall appearance and colour - some shrinkage to the top panel - old marks and scratches Condition Disclaimer Under the Conditions of Sale applicable to the sale of the lot, buyers must satisfy themselves as to each and every aspect of the quality of the lot, including (without limitation) its authorship, attribution, condition, provenance, authenticity, age, suitability and origin. Lots are sold on an 'as is' basis but the actual condition of the lot may not be as good as indicated by its outward appearance. In particular parts may have been replaced or renewed and lots may not be authentic or of satisfactory quality. Any statement in relation to the lot is merely an expression of opinion of the seller or Lyon & Turnbull and should not be relied upon as an inducement to bid on the lot. Lots are available for inspection prior to the sale and you are strongly advised to examine any lot in which you are interested prior to the sale. Our condition report has not been prepared by a professional conservator, restorer or engineer.

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A HONGMU FLOWER POT STAND LATE QING DYNASTY 20cm wide, 50cm high

Lot 26: A HONGMU FLOWER POT STAND LATE QING DYNASTY 20cm wide, 50cm high

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Description: A HONGMU FLOWER POT STAND LATE QING DYNASTY the square top with waterstop moulding, on slender turned legs, joined by a peripheral stretcher 20cm wide, 50cm high

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A GOOD HUANGHUALI CURIO STAND QING DYNASTY 82cm wide, 58cm high, 15cm deep

Lot 27: A GOOD HUANGHUALI CURIO STAND QING DYNASTY 82cm wide, 58cm high, 15cm deep

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Description: A GOOD HUANGHUALI CURIO STAND QING DYNASTY comprising an arrangement of high and low open tiers pierced and carved with lingzhi fungus, scrolls and lotus blossoms 82cm wide, 58cm high, 15cm deep

Condition Report: - good overall condition and colour - old marks and scratches Condition Disclaimer Under the Conditions of Sale applicable to the sale of the lot, buyers must satisfy themselves as to each and every aspect of the quality of the lot, including (without limitation) its authorship, attribution, condition, provenance, authenticity, age, suitability and origin. Lots are sold on an 'as is' basis but the actual condition of the lot may not be as good as indicated by its outward appearance. In particular parts may have been replaced or renewed and lots may not be authentic or of satisfactory quality. Any statement in relation to the lot is merely an expression of opinion of the seller or Lyon & Turnbull and should not be relied upon as an inducement to bid on the lot. Lots are available for inspection prior to the sale and you are strongly advised to examine any lot in which you are interested prior to the sale. Our condition report has not been prepared by a professional conservator, restorer or engineer.

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A SMALL HUANGHUALI AND MARBLE TOP STAND MID QING DYNASTY 12.5cm high

Lot 28: A SMALL HUANGHUALI AND MARBLE TOP STAND MID QING DYNASTY 12.5cm high

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Description: A SMALL HUANGHUALI AND MARBLE TOP STAND MID QING DYNASTY of square form, inset with a grey mottled marble top, above square set legs united by shaped stretchers 12.5cm high

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A HUANGHUALI KANG TABLE MING DYNASTY, 17TH CENTURY 105cm wide, 32cm high, 42cm deep

Lot 29: A HUANGHUALI KANG TABLE MING DYNASTY, 17TH CENTURY 105cm wide, 32cm high, 42cm deep

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Description: A HUANGHUALI KANG TABLE MING DYNASTY, 17TH CENTURY the figured two panel cleated rectangular top enclosed in a mitred frame with lipped moulding, raised on shaped and tapered short square section legs with arched frieze and single bead moulding terminating in lotus carved feet 105cm wide, 32cm high, 42cm deep

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PAIR OF HUANGHUALI TALL FLOWER POT STANDS QING DYNASTY 45.5cm wide, 92cm high, 30cm deep

Lot 30: PAIR OF HUANGHUALI TALL FLOWER POT STANDS QING DYNASTY 45.5cm wide, 92cm high, 30cm deep

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Description: PAIR OF HUANGHUALI TALL FLOWER POT STANDS QING DYNASTY the rectangular tops with water stop moulding raised on slender straight legs joined by peripheral stretchers at the base (2) 45.5cm wide, 92cm high, 30cm deep

Condition Report: Of houseworn appearance Old marks and scratches Condition Disclaimer Under the Conditions of Sale applicable to the sale of the lot, buyers must satisfy themselves as to each and every aspect of the quality of the lot, including (without limitation) its authorship, attribution, condition, provenance, authenticity, age, suitability and origin. Lots are sold on an 'as is' basis but the actual condition of the lot may not be as good as indicated by its outward appearance. In particular parts may have been replaced or renewed and lots may not be authentic or of satisfactory quality. Any statement in relation to the lot is merely an expression of opinion of the seller or Lyon & Turnbull and should not be relied upon as an inducement to bid on the lot. Lots are available for inspection prior to the sale and you are strongly advised to examine any lot in which you are interested prior to the sale. Our condition report has not been prepared by a professional conservator, restorer or engineer.

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A HUANGHUALI THREE PANEL SCREEN QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY 177cm wide, 132cm high

Lot 31: A HUANGHUALI THREE PANEL SCREEN QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY 177cm wide, 132cm high

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Description: A HUANGHUALI THREE PANEL SCREEN QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY each panel with a black and gold silk fabric over open trellis panels, in a wide moulded frame 177cm wide, 132cm high

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A HUANGHUALI 'EIGHT IMMORTALS' TABLE QING DYNASTY 75cm wide, 52cm high, 76cm deep

Lot 32: A HUANGHUALI 'EIGHT IMMORTALS' TABLE QING DYNASTY 75cm wide, 52cm high, 76cm deep

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Description: A HUANGHUALI 'EIGHT IMMORTALS' TABLE QING DYNASTY the square cleated top above an openwork frieze, raised on round straight legs, all carved as bamboo 75cm wide, 52cm high, 76cm deep

Condition Report: Of country houseworn appearance Old marks and scratches Condition Disclaimer Under the Conditions of Sale applicable to the sale of the lot, buyers must satisfy themselves as to each and every aspect of the quality of the lot, including (without limitation) its authorship, attribution, condition, provenance, authenticity, age, suitability and origin. Lots are sold on an 'as is' basis but the actual condition of the lot may not be as good as indicated by its outward appearance. In particular parts may have been replaced or renewed and lots may not be authentic or of satisfactory quality. Any statement in relation to the lot is merely an expression of opinion of the seller or Lyon & Turnbull and should not be relied upon as an inducement to bid on the lot. Lots are available for inspection prior to the sale and you are strongly advised to examine any lot in which you are interested prior to the sale. Our condition report has not been prepared by a professional conservator, restorer or engineer.

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A ZITAN, MARBLE AND INLAID MASTER'S ARMCHAIR QING DYNASTY 70cm wide, 92cm high, 52cm deep

Lot 33: A ZITAN, MARBLE AND INLAID MASTER'S ARMCHAIR QING DYNASTY 70cm wide, 92cm high, 52cm deep

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Description: A ZITAN, MARBLE AND INLAID MASTER'S ARMCHAIR QING DYNASTY the square back panel pierced and carved with ruyi sceptres and bat motifs and inlaid with mother of pearl and brass, centred by a circular veined white marble panel, the open arms with further white marble inserts, over a wide cleated panel seat above a pierced, carved and inlaid seat rail, raised on scroll carved legs joined by platform stretcher rails 70cm wide, 92cm high, 52cm deep

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A GOOD CHINESE EXPORT ROSEWOOD MANTLE CLOCK QING DYNASTY, EARLY 19TH CENTURY 34cm wide, 50cm high, 26cm deep

Lot 34: A GOOD CHINESE EXPORT ROSEWOOD MANTLE CLOCK QING DYNASTY, EARLY 19TH CENTURY 34cm wide, 50cm high, 26cm deep

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Description: A GOOD CHINESE EXPORT ROSEWOOD MANTLE CLOCK QING DYNASTY, EARLY 19TH CENTURY the white enamel dial with Roman numerals and a gilt foliate scroll chased face, the twin train fusee movement striking on a bell and with a signed engraved backplate, the rectangular case with pierced sound frets and rising movement and dial doors, the whole detaching from the rectangular base with scroll feet and a pierced shaped apron 34cm wide, 50cm high, 26cm deep

Condition Report: - good overall appearance - one or two minor old repairs in places - some cracking/crazing to the dial - some losses to the carved frieze to the back - old marks and scratches Condition Disclaimer Under the Conditions of Sale applicable to the sale of the lot, buyers must satisfy themselves as to each and every aspect of the quality of the lot, including (without limitation) its authorship, attribution, condition, provenance, authenticity, age, suitability and origin. Lots are sold on an 'as is' basis but the actual condition of the lot may not be as good as indicated by its outward appearance. In particular parts may have been replaced or renewed and lots may not be authentic or of satisfactory quality. Any statement in relation to the lot is merely an expression of opinion of the seller or Lyon & Turnbull and should not be relied upon as an inducement to bid on the lot. Lots are available for inspection prior to the sale and you are strongly advised to examine any lot in which you are interested prior to the sale. Our condition report has not been prepared by a professional conservator, restorer or engineer.

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PAIR OF JICHIMU AND BURRWOOD LOW TABLES QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY 47cm wide, 35cm high, 32cm deep

Lot 35: PAIR OF JICHIMU AND BURRWOOD LOW TABLES QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY 47cm wide, 35cm high, 32cm deep

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Description: PAIR OF JICHIMU AND BURRWOOD LOW TABLES QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY the inset rectangular top over two short drawers and a lower tier with scrolling apron, raised on short angled legs (2) 47cm wide, 35cm high, 32cm deep

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A HONGMU SIDE TABLE QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY 93cm wide, 87cm high, 46cm deep

Lot 36: A HONGMU SIDE TABLE QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY 93cm wide, 87cm high, 46cm deep

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Description: A HONGMU SIDE TABLE QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY the rectangular cleated top raised over a recessed frieze raised on square straight legs with foliate scroll panels and ending on scroll feet 93cm wide, 87cm high, 46cm deep

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A REMOVABLE LEG SIDE TABLE QING DYNASTY 80cm wide, 74cm high, 48.5cm deep

Lot 37: A REMOVABLE LEG SIDE TABLE QING DYNASTY 80cm wide, 74cm high, 48.5cm deep

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Description: A REMOVABLE LEG SIDE TABLE QING DYNASTY the recessed rectangular top with a deep moulded edge over an openwork frieze on a folding frame stand centred by a separate tray undertier 80cm wide, 74cm high, 48.5cm deep

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PAIR OF IMPRESSIVE BLACK LACQUER AND GILT CABINETS QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY 126cm wide, 200cm high, 53cm deep

Lot 38: PAIR OF IMPRESSIVE BLACK LACQUER AND GILT CABINETS QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY 126cm wide, 200cm high, 53cm deep

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Description: PAIR OF IMPRESSIVE BLACK LACQUER AND GILT CABINETS QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY of upright rectangular form with a pair of doors decorated with court scenes with dignitaries and attendants, raised on stile feet, the interiors fitted with shelves and drawers (2) 126cm wide, 200cm high, 53cm deep

Condition Report: The vertical lines are repaired age splits Rubbing to gilt decoration throughout There are multiple losses to lacquer mostly around the edges Old marks and scratches Condition Disclaimer Under the Conditions of Sale applicable to the sale of the lot, buyers must satisfy themselves as to each and every aspect of the quality of the lot, including (without limitation) its authorship, attribution, condition, provenance, authenticity, age, suitability and origin. Lots are sold on an 'as is' basis but the actual condition of the lot may not be as good as indicated by its outward appearance. In particular parts may have been replaced or renewed and lots may not be authentic or of satisfactory quality. Any statement in relation to the lot is merely an expression of opinion of the seller or Lyon & Turnbull and should not be relied upon as an inducement to bid on the lot. Lots are available for inspection prior to the sale and you are strongly advised to examine any lot in which you are interested prior to the sale. Our condition report has not been prepared by a professional conservator, restorer or engineer.

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A HONGMU MARBLE TOP TEA TABLE QING DYNASTY 87cm wide, 82cm high, 67cm deep

Lot 39: A HONGMU MARBLE TOP TEA TABLE QING DYNASTY 87cm wide, 82cm high, 67cm deep

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Description: A HONGMU MARBLE TOP TEA TABLE QING DYNASTY the rectangular top with a pink marble insert and carved leaf edge, above a pierced frieze carved with lotus and foliate scrolls, raised on carved square legs joined by an undertier and ending on claw and ball feet 87cm wide, 82cm high, 67cm deep

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PAIR OF HONGMU MARBLE TOP STANDS LATE QING DYNASTY 30cm diam, 47cm high

Lot 40: PAIR OF HONGMU MARBLE TOP STANDS LATE QING DYNASTY 30cm diam, 47cm high

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Description: PAIR OF HONGMU MARBLE TOP STANDS LATE QING DYNASTY the circular tops with a pink marble insert above a pierced and carved frieze with fu-lions, bamboo and flowering branches, raised on cabriole legs joined by curved stretchers (2) 30cm diam, 47cm high

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A HUANGHUALI KANG TABLE QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY 75cm wide, 29cm high, 40cm deep

Lot 41: A HUANGHUALI KANG TABLE QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY 75cm wide, 29cm high, 40cm deep

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Description: A HUANGHUALI KANG TABLE QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY the rectangular cleated top above an openwork frieze, raised on bent round legs 75cm wide, 29cm high, 40cm deep

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A HONGMU RECESSED LEG SIDE TABLE QING DYNASTY 155cm long, 89cm high, 45cm deep

Lot 42: A HONGMU RECESSED LEG SIDE TABLE QING DYNASTY 155cm long, 89cm high, 45cm deep

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Description: A HONGMU RECESSED LEG SIDE TABLE QING DYNASTY the cleated rectangular top over an openwork scroll frieze and raised on flattened square legs ending in scroll feet 155cm long, 89cm high, 45cm deep

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A CHINESE EXPORT CAMPHORWOOD WRITING SLOPE 19TH CENTURY 53cm wide, 28cm high, 42cm deep

Lot 43: A CHINESE EXPORT CAMPHORWOOD WRITING SLOPE 19TH CENTURY 53cm wide, 28cm high, 42cm deep

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Description: A CHINESE EXPORT CAMPHORWOOD WRITING SLOPE 19TH CENTURY with line inlay and brass mounts, the foldover top and tambour slide revealing a fitted compartmented interior, with one apron drawer below 53cm wide, 28cm high, 42cm deep

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A CHINESE EXPORT HUANGHUALI AND HARDWOOD CLERK'S TABLE MID 18TH CENTURY 74cm wide, 87cm high, 61cm deep

Lot 44: A CHINESE EXPORT HUANGHUALI AND HARDWOOD CLERK'S TABLE MID 18TH CENTURY 74cm wide, 87cm high, 61cm deep

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Description: A CHINESE EXPORT HUANGHUALI AND HARDWOOD CLERK'S TABLE MID 18TH CENTURY the hinged slope top mounted with a carved mother-of-pearl oval plaque carved with Chinese figures, opening to an interior fitted with drawers and pigeon holes and parquetry inlay; the stand with a long frieze drawer and raised on straight square legs with pierced corner brackets and ending on casters 74cm wide, 87cm high, 61cm deep

Condition Report: - there is evidence of a gallery rail which is now lacking - age splits to top panel - old marks and scratches consistent with age and use - interior parquetry inlay has been varnished and is now very dark Condition Disclaimer Under the Conditions of Sale applicable to the sale of the lot, buyers must satisfy themselves as to each and every aspect of the quality of the lot, including (without limitation) its authorship, attribution, condition, provenance, authenticity, age, suitability and origin. Lots are sold on an 'as is' basis but the actual condition of the lot may not be as good as indicated by its outward appearance. In particular parts may have been replaced or renewed and lots may not be authentic or of satisfactory quality. Any statement in relation to the lot is merely an expression of opinion of the seller or Lyon & Turnbull and should not be relied upon as an inducement to bid on the lot. Lots are available for inspection prior to the sale and you are strongly advised to examine any lot in which you are interested prior to the sale. Our condition report has not been prepared by a professional conservator, restorer or engineer.

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A HARDWOOD AND MARBLE TOP 'GIANT'S ARM BRACE' TRIPOD TABLE QING DYNASTY 41cm diam, 78cm high

Lot 45: A HARDWOOD AND MARBLE TOP 'GIANT'S ARM BRACE' TRIPOD TABLE QING DYNASTY 41cm diam, 78cm high

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Description: A HARDWOOD AND MARBLE TOP 'GIANT'S ARM BRACE' TRIPOD TABLE QING DYNASTY the circular top with a veined pink marble insert above a reeded and pierced foliate scroll frieze, raised on a carved baluster column issuing three curved supports, raised on cabriole legs ending in paw feet 41cm diam, 78cm high

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PAIR OF HONGMU MARBLE TOP STANDS LATE QING DYNASTY 36cm diam, 58cm high

Lot 46: PAIR OF HONGMU MARBLE TOP STANDS LATE QING DYNASTY 36cm diam, 58cm high

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Description: PAIR OF HONGMU MARBLE TOP STANDS LATE QING DYNASTY the hexagonal tops with pink marble inserts and a moulded and beaded edge, over a frieze pierced and carved with prunus and insects, raised on cabriole legs joined by arched stretchers (2) 36cm diam, 58cm high

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A HONGMU LADY'S SIDE CHAIR QING DYNASTY 44cm wide, 86cm high, 40cm deep

Lot 47: A HONGMU LADY'S SIDE CHAIR QING DYNASTY 44cm wide, 86cm high, 40cm deep

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Description: A HONGMU LADY'S SIDE CHAIR QING DYNASTY the arched and curved back carved with chrysanthemums and foliate scrolls above a square seat with a silk pad, raised on cabriole legs ending in claw and ball feet, fitted with a later leg to the rear 44cm wide, 86cm high, 40cm deep

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A RED STAINED AND GILT DISPLAY CABINET LATE QING / EARLY REPUBLIC 93cm wide, 186cm high, 34cm deep

Lot 48: A RED STAINED AND GILT DISPLAY CABINET LATE QING / EARLY REPUBLIC 93cm wide, 186cm high, 34cm deep

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Description: A RED STAINED AND GILT DISPLAY CABINET LATE QING / EARLY REPUBLIC in two pieces, the pierced and carved cresting over a glazed panel door opening to shelves; the lower part with drawers over tiered shelves, raised on stile feet 93cm wide, 186cm high, 34cm deep

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PAIR OF HONGMU CARVED CORNER CHAIRS LATE QING DYNASTY 46cm wide, 92cm high, 46cm deep

Lot 49: PAIR OF HONGMU CARVED CORNER CHAIRS LATE QING DYNASTY 46cm wide, 92cm high, 46cm deep

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Description: PAIR OF HONGMU CARVED CORNER CHAIRS LATE QING DYNASTY the back panels carved with bamboo leaves within a frame carved to resemble bamboo canes, above a square seat and openwork frieze raised on straight legs joined by peripheral stretchers (2) 46cm wide, 92cm high, 46cm deep

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AN IMPRESSIVE HARDWOOD AND MOTHER OF PEARL PARLOUR SUITE QING DYNASTY, LATE 19TH CENTURY Settee 120cm wide, 102cm high, 46cm deep; s...

Lot 50: AN IMPRESSIVE HARDWOOD AND MOTHER OF PEARL PARLOUR SUITE QING DYNASTY, LATE 19TH CENTURY Settee 120cm wide, 102cm high, 46cm deep; s...

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Description: AN IMPRESSIVE HARDWOOD AND MOTHER OF PEARL PARLOUR SUITE QING DYNASTY, LATE 19TH CENTURY comprising a pair of settees, four armchairs, an oval table and a pair of low tables, all profusely inlaid with mother of pearl depicting flowers, songbirds and auspicious objects, the seat backs and apron panels carved and pierced with phoenix, dragons and bats (9) Settee 120cm wide, 102cm high, 46cm deep; stools 53cm wide, 53cm high, 49cm deep

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PAIR OF IMPERIAL EMBROIDERED RANK BADGES QING DYNASTY 31cm wide, 32cm high

Lot 51: PAIR OF IMPERIAL EMBROIDERED RANK BADGES QING DYNASTY 31cm wide, 32cm high

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Description: PAIR OF IMPERIAL EMBROIDERED RANK BADGES QING DYNASTY coloured silk and gold thread, embroidered with a five clawed dragon chasing a flaming pearl within ruyi-form clouds and bats, framed (2) 31cm wide, 32cm high

Condition Report: Good overall appearance Some slight staining to the silk ground Condition Disclaimer Under the Conditions of Sale applicable to the sale of the lot, buyers must satisfy themselves as to each and every aspect of the quality of the lot, including (without limitation) its authorship, attribution, condition, provenance, authenticity, age, suitability and origin. Lots are sold on an 'as is' basis but the actual condition of the lot may not be as good as indicated by its outward appearance. In particular parts may have been replaced or renewed and lots may not be authentic or of satisfactory quality. Any statement in relation to the lot is merely an expression of opinion of the seller or Lyon & Turnbull and should not be relied upon as an inducement to bid on the lot. Lots are available for inspection prior to the sale and you are strongly advised to examine any lot in which you are interested prior to the sale. Our condition report has not been prepared by a professional conservator, restorer or engineer.

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* A YELLOW SILK EMBROIDERED APRON SKIRT QING DYNASTY

Lot 52: * A YELLOW SILK EMBROIDERED APRON SKIRT QING DYNASTY

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Description: A YELLOW SILK EMBROIDERED APRON SKIRT QING DYNASTY embroidered with flowers and butterflies and edged in black silk

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A SILK NEEDLEWORK PANEL LATE QING DYNASTY 103cm wide, 40cm high

Lot 53: A SILK NEEDLEWORK PANEL LATE QING DYNASTY 103cm wide, 40cm high

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Description: A SILK NEEDLEWORK PANEL LATE QING DYNASTY the rectangular panel centred with the figure of Guanyin holding a ruyi sceptre and riding on a kylin, accompanied by four dancing boys against a pale gold ground, framed 103cm wide, 40cm high

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