Asian Art

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LOT 231

Lot 231

A Pair of Chinese Carved Ivory Vases and Covers, Circa 1900

A Pair of Chinese Carved Ivory Vases and Covers, Circa 1900
Lot 231 Details
A Pair of Chinese Carved Ivory Vases and Covers, Circa 1900

晚清 中国牙雕活环福狮钮盖瓶一对

Each carved in deep relief, the body decorated with Three Kingdoms warriors engaged in combat within lobed panels, rising to a neck applied with four monster masks and suspended ring handles, the cover topped with a shishi perched on a rocky plinth
overall with stand height 7.5 in — 19 cm

Estimate $600-$800

Realised: $3,000
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

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A Pair of Chinese Carved Ivory Vases and Covers, Circa 1900
  • A Pair of Chinese Carved Ivory Vases and Covers, Circa 1900
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  • 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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