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Nine Assorted Metal Items

Auction:
2927B
Lot:
537
Sold for:
$123$100

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2927B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 16, 2016 11:00AM

Description:

Nine Assorted Metal Items, mostly Tibetan China, two prayer wheels including a brass one with wood handle and a copper one with silver plate handle; a framed mirror with repousse decoration; a round bowl with chased design; a copper inlaid ironwork bird with two hinged parts; an incense holder with burner (now detached), decorated with openwork and repousse designs; a rounded rectangular lotus base with two holes on top; a ring-shaped element with two corn-shaped details; and a rolling pin-shaped rod with loose ball inside, ht. 1 to 12 1/2 in.
Estimate $700-900

overall age wear and tear, surface dirt, rusting to some, dents to some.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Incense, Metalworking, Native American art, Openwork, Repoussé and chasing, Visual arts, Woodworking

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