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Austrian Bronze Elephant Box

Auction:
3000B
Lot:
390
Sold for:
$677$550

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3000B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 07, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

Austrian Bronze Elephant Box, early 20th century, rectangular, the hinged lid depicting two elephants on a naturalistic mound of foliage, wood case with surround of stylized palms and elephants below, on round feet, stamped "MADE IN AUSTRIA" to underside, ht. 3 1/2, wd. 6 1/4, dp. 3 7/8 in.
Estimate $400-600


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

China, Arts, Ceramic glazes, Ceramic materials, Chinese ceramics, Japanese pottery, Jian ware, Manufacturing, Pottery, Stoneware, Tableware, Visual arts

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