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Lot 0033B
Late 19th/early 20th century Shanghai sterling silver box hand-crafted by LUEN WO,
Luen Wo (Shanghai, China, 1875-1925).
Tiger Head Orchids in high relief set against a planished ground that appears to grow out of the sterling silver box in which the leaves extend beyond the rolled ridge line on each side.
Hinged cover and sides are embossed with flowering Iris plants above stippled ground with a leather wood interior.
Weight: approximately 15.25 troy oz.
Character marked on underside identifying artist LUEN WO.
Dimensions: 2 in. hgt. (with extended flowers 2.6 in.), 6.6 in. lg. x 3.6 in. dp.
Condition: good original condition, rich patina, no repairs, no personal salutations, or dents, age appropriate.
Provenance: private estate.

Condition

Good original condition, no dents or repairs, just a stunning work of early Chinese silver objects.
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LUEN WO Chinese Export Sterling Silver Box

Estimate $800 - $1,200Aug 26