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Lot 0204

Chinese,19th Century
Finely carved hardwood base with archaic design and acanthus leaf baluster support with slender lacquered and gilt decorated shaft with carved dragon head hanger, birdcage of carved and bent wood with bone accents, includes small porcelain feeder.

From Miramar Mansion in Newport, Rhode Island.
95 1/2" tall,Birdcage 15" diameter x 21" t


Birdcage missing small wooden bent closure rods, warping, paint wear and lacquer loss along with wood splits. The base with finish loss and wood checks. The support with repair at elbow. Please refer to photographs.

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Chinese Carved Hardwood Birdcage with Stand

Estimate $400 - $600Jun 23, 2018
Cranston, RI, USA
Auction Curated By:
Travis Landry
Specialist & Auctioneer, American & European Fine & Decorative Arts, Pop Culture Including Collectibles, Comics & Toys
Kevin Bruneau
President & Auctioneer, Asian Arts, 19-20th Century Decorative Arts