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Winter Southern Estates and Collections: Session II

Wed, Feb 14, 2024 10:00AM EST
Lot 638

Framed Burmese Manuscript Leaves

Estimate: $300 - $500
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Property from the Estate of a Former General Electric International Executive, Hilton Head Island, SC


Framed Burmese Manuscript Leaves, framed set of an antique Burmese Manuscript, 18 panels total, each frame with a red and gold header panel (4 3/8 in. x 20 7/8 in.) and five panels of text, in painted wood frames. Frame size: 31 1/4 in. x 22 7/8 in. Provenance: Artifacts, Asian Antiques and Fine Arts, Hong Kong, July 9, 1991. This item appears on a Sotheby’s 1997 insurance appraisal valued at $1,500.

Measurements: Height: of each text panel, 4 7/8 in. x Width: 20 7/8 in.


Overall good condition, each panel with small hole in center approximately 4 1/2-5 in. from left edge affecting text, general wear with some lifting and rubbing to finish, not viewed out of frames. Light wear to frame.

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