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Lot 0343
China; 19th century
Gilt and polychrome camphor wood throne, probably for a deity and to be carried in a procession. Elaborate pierce-carvings abound. The front with three arcades, depicting officials (top), religious figures (center), and equestrian scene (bottom). The sides also heavily carved, as well as the arms and back, with writhing dragons, etc. Two wrought iron handles on each side.

18" (46 cm) high

Boston, MA Collection
In storage since 1992.



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An Unusual Chinese Gilt wood Shrine/Throne

Estimate $600 - $1,800Oct 15, 2017
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Providence, RI 02860
United States
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