A pair of square burlwood-inlaid zitan boxes and covers Qing dynasty
Lot 37
A pair of square burlwood-inlaid zitan boxes and covers Qing dynasty
Sold for HK$ 75,000 (US$ 9,672) inc. premium
Lot Details
A pair of square burlwood-inlaid zitan boxes and covers
Qing dynasty
Each of cubic form separated into three tiers, the box and cover framed by zitan wood forming the main frame, the cartouches filled with further burlwood panels, separated at the waist with a keyfret border and a tray.
9cm wide. (6).

Footnotes

  • 清 紫檀鑲癭木方雙層方盒一對

    盒呈方形,以紫檀為料,盒蓋及盒身每一面均以癭木鑲嵌,盒蓋邊沿刻迴紋一周。每個方盒均分兩層,間以一方形小托盤,托盤唇口,可與盒蓋字母相扣。

    此對方盒做工精到,以癭木鑲嵌更是別具匠心,癭木木紋缩蹙而成莖葉狀,與紫檀本身端莊穩重之色調形成對比,相得益彰。
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