Asian Fine Arts from Tibet, Nepal, China, Japan and Korea Dragon's Pearl

Unique root-wood flower receptacle.

Unique root-wood flower receptacle.


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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Scholar Art: Pre 1837 VR: Item # 1100471

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Dragon's Pearl
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 $1,200.00
$ 1,200 
A large, attractive and unique flower base or receptacle to be used for irises or orchids made of a partially carved piece of natural root wood. The top rim has been carved with undulating scroll-pattern, much of it in openwork. An interesting and somewhat unusual piece for the scholar’s table. Nice wear and patina. China, Qing, early to mid-19th cent. H 18 cm, W 30 cm. Condition: Fair, some cracks and minor losses.