Lot 729. Some of the fine mother-of-pearl-lid cans in the Form of quail

Starting price: € 9 000
Auction date: 07.12.2018   09:30
Lot 729Some of the fine mother-of-pearl-lid cans in the Form of quail
The Pair, on matching wooden stands in a sitting position is formed from a lacquer and mother-of-pearl, a quail's head to the left, the other turned to the right, the brand "Qianlong yu wan" in mother-of-pearl on the inside of the lid. The beaks, feet, and eyes made of ivory.

Length 8.6 cm

Provenance: From a European private collection, in 2009, acquired, formerly the collection of the Rev. Victor Farmer (1898-1977) - Issued by the Oriental Ceramic Society, loan exhibition 'The Arts of The Qing Dynasty', 1964, published in the accompanying catalogue, no. 386 wooden stands and a matching Box - Minim. rubbed
Nagel Auktionen GmbH & Co. KG
Address of auction
Nagel Auktionen GmbH & Co. KG
Neckarstrasse 189 - 191
70190 Stuttgart
Business hours
Mo 09:00 - 17:00   
Tu 09:00 - 17:00   
We 09:00 - 17:00   
Th 09:00 - 17:00   
Fr 09:00 - 17:00   
Sa closed
Su closed
Preview 03.12.2018 - 05.12.2018
Conditions Buyer Premium 33%
Conditions of purchase
  • Postal service
  • Courier service
  • pickup by yourself
Payment methods
  • Wire Transfer
Recently viewed
Clear all