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Lot 0186
Lacquer, wood and bamboo. Burma, late 19th - early 20th century

A special pair of three-part bulbous vessels, each raised on four clawshaped feet, the outside densely decorated in orange-red and black with a beautiful elaborate drawing of dancers and creatures of the zodiac, all on a cross-hatched background. The base with flora design and Burmese scripts. The inside simply lacquered in red.

Dimensions: HEIGHT 39.5 CM, DIAMETER 38 CM
Condition: Good and stable condition but the age is obvious, cracks and chips along the borders and surface - one damaged foot and two broken and later stuck together
Provenance: From the collection of Annemarie van Meer

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Estimate €200 - €400May 12, 2018
Vienna, AT