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Qing dynasty (1644-1912), 18th or 19th century, elegantly carved amber with reticulated plum blossoms and bamboo to underside and smooth surface well to interior, rests on a carved wooden stand with bamboo and plum blossoms. Brush washer without stand weighs 33 grams (1.15 ounces).
Listed in 1927 appraisal for Mrs. Belle G. Clark.
1 x 3 1/4 x 3 1/4 in., with stand 1 3/4 x 3 1/4 x 3 1/4 in.Estate of Mrs. Belle G. Clark, White Plains, NY, by descent.
A repair to branch; break with loss to bamboo leaf; possible faint hairline to center; some light scratches and very minor nicks.
$1,500 - 3,000