Asian Art Auction

June 09 - 14, 2018

LOT 528

Lot 528

A Huanghuali Stationary Tray, 19th/20th Century

A Huanghuali Stationary Tray, 19th/20th Century
Lot 528 Details
A Huanghuali Stationary Tray, 19th/20th Century

十九/二十世紀 黃花梨托盤

Beautifully carved with a series of ridges along the sides, two ‘hidden’ drawers crafted with a hinged pivot arm mechanism allowing one drawer to be opened by pushing in the other
2.2 x 13 x 12.7 in — 5.6 x 33 x 32.3 cm

Estimate $3,000-$4,000

Realised: $5,760
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report


Property of a Canadian banker, who lived and purchased in Hong Kong, Bangkok, and Tokyo in the 1980s and 90s.


Proceeds to benefit the Ontario Arts Foundation.


age crack to tray surface

LOT 528

About Condition Ratings

  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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