Asian Art Auction

December 05, 2011

LOT 265
Sunghus Inkstone with Hardstone Box and Cover
  • Sunghus Inkstone with Hardstone Box and Cover
  • Sunghus Inkstone with Hardstone Box and Cover

265

Sunghus Inkstone with Hardstone Box and Cover

The rectangular stone of moss-green tone and russet striations, the top with shallow carving in the form of a bottle with ruyi stopper, the reverse with inscribed verse in a recessed well. Imperial-style hardstone box and cover
5.4" x 3.7" x 0.5" — 13.8 x 9.3 x 1.3 cm.

Estimate $800-$1,200

Realised: $738
Price Includes Buyer's Premium

Additional Info:

Department: Asian Art
Materials: Hardstone
Period: Tang