Tek Sing Small Circular White Glazed Box

GBP 45.00

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Object Description

A fine circular, white-glazed moulded box with a shallow-domed cover from the Qing Dynasty period. The lid is decorated with a rabbit sitting on a palm leaf, facing to the moon on the upper right corner. There are also two streamers hanging, and the base is flat and unglazed.

Date: Circa late 18th-early 19th century AD

Period: Qing Dynasty

Object History

Provenance: From the 1822 Tek Sing shipwreck that was discovered by Michael Hatcher in 1999.

Object Condition

Condition: Fine condition, minor chips to the rims. Sea water encrustation may be visible to the base.

Object Details

  • material
  • dimensions
    H:2.9 centimeters

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Dealer Contact

+44 (0)208 364 4565
+44 (0)7833231322

Dealer Location

The Gallery
Trent Park Equestrian Centre
Eastpole Farm House, Bramley Road
Oakwood, N14 4UW, United Kingdom

St James's Ancient Art
10 Charles II Street, Ground Floor
St James

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