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    An Imperial Chinese Carved Three-Color Lacquer Nine Dragons Box and Cover, Qing Dynasty, Qianlong Period
    Marks: Incised and gilt six-character Qianlong mark and of the period; Jiulong Baohe mark to interior
    8-1/2 x 11-3/8 inches (21.6 x 28.9 cm)

    PROPERTY OF A NEW JERSEY LADY

    An additional incised and four-character mark is located on the underside of the cover.

    The lot includes a carved hardwood stand.





    Condition Report*: Overall good presentation and condition, with exceptionally carved design with minimal wear, including a few scattered tight, stable hairlines, minor rubbing, minor discoloration, and dust accretions, flakes to lacquer to rim and edge of cover, with evidence of previous restoration, and a some craquelure to black lacquer interior. All wear commensurate with age and use.
    *Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Some condition issues may not be noted in the condition report but are apparent in the provided photos which are considered part of the condition report. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. Heritage does not guarantee the condition of frames and shall not be liable for any damage/scratches to frames, glass/acrylic coverings, original boxes, display accessories, or art that has slipped in frames. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    September, 2019
    9th-10th Monday-Tuesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 9
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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