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New Year Special Auction Event Day 1

Fri, Jan 19, 2024 11:00AM EST
Lot 285

5) CHINESE CARVED TIGER'S EYE FIGURES CENSER & URN

Estimate: $150 - $350

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $10
$100 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$2,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$50,000 $2,500
$100,000 $5,000
(lot of 5) Chinese carved tiger's eye figures and sculptures, most affixed to wood base, including : (1) two birds/ phoenix on naturalistic branch, (1) depicting foo lion emerging from gourd-form cavity, with swirling scrollwork, (1) moonflask urn, with foo lion finial, over dragon mask handles with captive rings, (1) standing court lady, beside potted bonsai tree, (1) tripod incense burner/ censer, with foo lion finial, over dual dragon mask handles with captive rings, largest: (inclusive of wood base) approx 10"h, 5"w, 2"d, smallest: approx 4.5"h, 5"w, 3"d, 5lbs total **Provenance: From the estate of Leslie and Angelyn Smith, Austin, Texas** **PLEASE NOTE: All of the hardstone figures in this auction are inherently fragile. Most are likely to have small chips and imperfections. Please assume that they are not in perfect condition and bid accordingly. Per our terms, there will be no refunds based on condition.** Start Price: $100.00

Condition

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