March 19, 2011 10:00 EST

Asian Arts

 
  Lot 171
 
Lot 171 - Good Chinese carved hornbill garment hook and buckle

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Good Chinese carved hornbill garment hook and buckle
18/19th century

Rectangular outline cameo top carved to show coiled qilong over yellow tone base.

L: 4 1/4 in.

Provenance: Near identical example currently on view at the Philadelphia Museum of Art, Asian Art Dept

Sold for $5,625
Estimated at $5,000 - $8,000


 

Rectangular outline cameo top carved to show coiled qilong over yellow tone base.

Provenance: Near identical example currently on view at the Philadelphia Museum of Art, Asian Art Dept

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