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Autumn Fine Art Sale (#165LS) 14/11/2014 10:00 AM BST Closed

Lot 88 of 1178: A Chinese Carved Cinnabar Lacquer Floral Box and Cover, probably early Ming Dynasty, of circular section, the cover carved and incised through layers of lacquer with diverse budding and flowering plants amongst stems, the underside similarly carved, each section with side also carved with continuous floral frieze, including camellias and lotus, black lacquered internally, 31cm diameter, 10cm high Provenance: Sir Rutherford Alcock KCB (May 1809-2 Nov 1897). 1844 appointed Consul at Fuchow in C

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Sold For:£65,000
Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Autumn Fine Art Sale (#165LS)  14/11/2014 10:00 AM BST  Closed