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Lot 95Chinese Japanese-Embellished Agate Box
19th/20th Century
The oval box carved of semi-translucent agate, the lid and sides embellished in stone and lacquer with figures in a wooden boat amid blossoming lotus below a willow tree and flying birds, the sides with further birds in flight amid billowing clouds, the stone a light buff tone, the base with an applied seal mark. Length 3 3/4 inches.

Sold for $2,500
Estimate $400-600

Good condition with no apparent losses to onlay; there is a small hole to interior near rim, seemingly a flaw in the material

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