A lacquered and carved gilt wood altar table with , mother-of-pearl inlaid and engraved brass-mounted decoration Late Meiji period
Lot 5218W
An Asian lacquered and gilt wood altar table with shell inlay and brass mounts late 19th century
US$ 15,000 - 25,000
£8,900 - 15,000
Auction Details
An Asian lacquered and gilt wood altar table with shell inlay and brass mounts late 19th century An Asian lacquered and gilt wood altar table with shell inlay and brass mounts late 19th century An Asian lacquered and gilt wood altar table with shell inlay and brass mounts late 19th century An Asian lacquered and gilt wood altar table with shell inlay and brass mounts late 19th century An Asian lacquered and gilt wood altar table with shell inlay and brass mounts late 19th century An Asian lacquered and gilt wood altar table with shell inlay and brass mounts late 19th century An Asian lacquered and gilt wood altar table with shell inlay and brass mounts late 19th century An Asian lacquered and gilt wood altar table with shell inlay and brass mounts late 19th century
Lot Details
Property from the Estate of Stella Wilson, Napa, California
An Asian lacquered and gilt wood altar table with shell inlay and brass mounts
late 19th century
The rectangular top with outset banded edge above a pierced floral carved frieze with phoenix birds flanking a central drawer raised on eight serpentine rampant dragon legs from a stylized cloud motif carved plinth.
30 x 44 1/4 x 25 1/4in (76 x 112 x 64cm)

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  • Provenance: Mallet, London
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