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Lot 1316. A Vietnamese wood and mother-of-pearl tea tray, Late 19th century. Estimated price €700 – €900. Result: €992. Photo Lempertz 

On four curved legs, decorated to the inside with scholars in a landscape and to the outside with scenes of the twenty-four paragons of filial piety, as well as flowers and scrolls. On the underside of the tray the maker’s name and place of manufacture Nam Dihn. Restoration and losses filled with glue.

Height 22.2 cm; length 63 cm; depth 36 cm

Provenance: Private collection, Belgium

 Lempertz. Asian Art II China, Tibetan/Nepalese Art, 18.06.2017, 14:00, Brussels