Three (3) Asian decorative items including Lacquer Tea Caddy. 1st item: Large Chinese carved hardstone vase comprised of two stacked urns flanked by a naturalistic leafy carved urn with pierced leaf and floral decoration, raised on a leaf and floral base with birds perched throughout. 11" H x 9" W. 20th century. 2nd item: Chinese gilt and lacquer octagonal form tea caddy having a domed top with urn finial, the paneled body with figural landscape and foo dog decoration. 8 3/4" H x 6 1/4" dia. 19th century. 3rd item: Bronze Asian vase with mask and ring handles and raised on elephant head-shaped feet. 6" H. Late 19th/early 20th century. Provenance: The Estate of Judith E. Crosland, Knoxville, TN. Mrs. Crosland's father worked for the United States Diplomatic Corp. and the family lived in China for three years during her childhood. CONDITION: Sculpture overall good condition. Tea caddy top not attached to base, overall general wear and losses to wood and lacquer decoration. Bronze vase with a few minor dings, primarily to mouth.
Lot 33: 6 Asian Decorative Items, incl. Thangka Previous Item Lot 35: Jade Brush Holder, 2 Hardstone Figurals and Stone Next Item