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    A Fine Chinese Peach-Form Gilt Bronze Covered Box , Qing Dynasty, Qianlong Period, 18th century
    2-1/2 h x 5-1/2 w x 5-1/4 d inches (6.4 x 14.0 x 13.3 cm)

    The two-piece box in peach form, lid decorated with elaborate interior and exterior court scenery in relief including sacrificial scene with two deities floating above in clouds, two attendants with deer, crane, and donkey, interior scene with scholars examining scroll, cavettos with stylized scrollwork, underside with four bats incised around character mark.


    Condition Report*: Gilding remaining very strong with light rubbing, minor rubbing and scratching to interior, light nick to interior flange, very minor areas of verdigris, presenting very well.
    *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.

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    Auction Dates
    April, 2017
    2nd Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
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