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A fine carved ivory and hardwood tray with mother-of-pearl inlays and  gold mounts, China, Qianlong periodPhoto Nagel

Of square form, each side finely carved in openwork with framed panels of leafy archaistic scrolls encompassing kui dragons flanking a stylized lotus. 25,2x25,4 cm. Lot 1205. Estimate 2800 €

Nagel Auctions. "Asian Art". May 10th 2012 http://www.auction.de/