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Lot 0445
Three (3) Chinese decorative storage items. 1st item: Chinese round green painted wicker circular box and cover with very light celadon or white jade plaque, pierced and carved in a double fish design with silk tassel as center handle. 8" H x 13" dia. 20th century. 2nd & 3rd items: Pair of rectangular storage chests, one vellum wrapped, the other leather wrapped, both with painted surfaces. The vellum wrapped chest with additional allover hand painted figural landscape decoration. Both with Chinese brass hardware. Smaller chest - 9 3/4" H x 22" W x 13 3/4" D. Larger chest - 13" H x 19" W x 15 1/4" D. Both 19th century. Provenance: The Estate of Judith E. Crosland, Knoxville, TN. Mrs. Crosland's father worked for the United States Diplomatic Corp. and the family lived in China for three years during her childhood. (Additional high-resolution photos are available at www.caseantiques.com.)

Condition

1st item: Overall very good condition. 2nd & 3rd items: Both with overall wear and losses to paint decoration. Lids are separated from the bodies.

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