A rare Korean casket with fine mother-of-pearl inlays, circa 1700
Works of Art, Antiquities | A83kua | Live auction | 712 Lots
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DescriptionFree adjustable, straight and hinged wooden body. Four sides in selected mother-of-pearl in the form of heavenly dragons, inlaid, partially engraved and decorated with fine lacquer or gold painting. Compartmentalized on the inside and lined with red velvet. Lock and bolt, key plate, handle and hinges made of iron. Dimensions 17 x 24.5 x 15.5 cm. Good, partly restored condition due to its age. Slight signs of age. Minimal restorations.
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