Asian Art Online Auction

April 25, 2013

LOT 79
Five Old Chinese Storage Boxes, Early 20th Century
  • Five Old Chinese Storage Boxes, Early 20th Century

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Five Old Chinese Storage Boxes, Early 20th Century

Each rectangular form with two pairs of plain bone clasps and three pairs of finely carved archaistic bone clasps
largest 3.1" x 9.4" x 3.5" — 8 x 24 x 9 cm.
minor wear to boxes, bone clasps intact

Estimate $100-$150

Realised: $210

About artist/note:

Perfect for storing your antiques! AW

Provenance:

From the Estate of a Canadian writer who traveled to Mongolia prior to 1914, thence by descent to the current Montreal family

Additional Info:

Department: Asian Art
Origin: China
Period: Tang