Global Art & Artifacts

brush pot

Old Amber Cylinder Brush Pot / Container, China

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Detail:  This was found in an estate sale in a village outside Shanghai.  My Agent was told it was carved in the late 1800’s or early 1900’s from amber.    Decorated with dragons, flowers and a delicate background motif.  There are no chips or gouges.… Continue reading
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