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58: CHINESE CARVED TEAK & CAMPHOR WOOD STORAGE CHEST

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Description

Chinese carved teak and camphor wood chest featuring elaborately carved scenic figural reserves, rising on feet carved as bats, retaining original reciept of purchase dated 1957, from You On Company, Hong Kong, 21"h, 36"w, 19"d**From the estate of Mary Alexander, Baptist missionary in Canton and Shanghai, China, c. 1920-1960's, author of several literary works including on Chinese treasures, including "A Handbook of Chinese Symbols", published 1958, Source: Austin American Statesman article, "Mainly About Women~It's Apple Pie, but Oriental", Sunday June 28,1959**

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Estimate $200 – $400
Starting Bid $100
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