A mid 19th century Chinese export black and gilt lacquered gaming box and a collection of mother of
Lot 177
A mid 19th century Chinese export black and gilt lacquered gaming box and a collection of mother of pearl gaming counters
Sold for £900 (US$ 1,512) inc. premium
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A mid 19th century Chinese export black and gilt lacquered gaming box and a collection of mother of pearl gaming counters
the box of rectangular form, the lid decorated with a central figural pagoda scene within floral banded and figural cartouche and butterfly panelled borders, the sides similarly decorated, the interior fitted four lidded counter boxes and eight counter tray, on paw feet, 30cm wide; the gaming counters of various shapes with typical engraved decoration (qty)
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