An ivory brushpot, bitong 18th century
Lot 456Y
An ivory brush pot, bitong 18th century
Sold for £7,200 (US$ 12,101) inc. premium
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An ivory brush pot, bitong
18th century
The cylindrical brushpot decorated on the exterior with pagodas in a mountainous landscape strewn with bamboo and pine, the reverse incised with an eight-line poetic inscription, the base decorated with a prunus sprig.
13.1cm (5⅛in) high

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  • Provenance: a British private collection.
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