Sale 16AS02 | Lot 48

Chinese Inkstone in a Zitan Box

Catalogue: Asian Works of Art

Lot Details

Lot 48
Chinese Inkstone in a Zitan Box
Signed Chen Shi Yi
The circular form carved in relief as the underside of a cluster of four lotus pods borne on undulating stems, the reverse with a gently sloping trough, the fitted box carved on the top with lines radiating from a central circle to the wavy edge emulating the underside of a lotus leaf. Diameter of stone 3 5/8 inches, diameter of box 4 1/4 inches.

Estimate: $3,000 - $5,000

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Stone in very good condition. Wear to interior base of box. Small age crack to interior lid of box.

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Estimate: $3,000 - $5,000

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Asian Works of Art

Mon, Sep 12, 2016 at 10am EDT
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