Lot n° 122
1000 - 1500
Result without fees
: 1 000EUR
Box with imperial patent in carved... - Lot 122 - Lynda Trouvé
Box with imperial patent in carved wood and openwork red, black and gold lacquer representing the four mythical animals: Dragon, Kylin, Turtle and Phoenix (Long, Lan, Quy, Phung).
Containing a scroll of decree dated from the reign of H.M. Emperor Khai Dinh (1916-1925).
Accompanied by his calligraphic prescription texts in black ink in Sino-Vietnamese. On Annam gold yellow C paper, with a stamped silver motif representing an imperial dragon moving among evanescent clouds and Tho characters. Red imperial court seal of Annam. Size of the box: 61.5x21.5x15 cm. Very good condition. Dimensions of the imperial patent : 52x135 cm.
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