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#4897 Rare Pair of Antique Armchairs with Tibetan Symbol (February Sale)

This pair of antique early style armchairs is a variation of the Nan-Guan-Mao style. It comes with a single-splat back-rest carved with the rare Tibetan Buddhist symbol "Wan" (means "Ten-Thousands") in cut-out design; in rich original red lacquer; made of excellent selected cuts of Northern Elm wood with appropriate worn foot rest. 18-19th century. With minor repair on wood spandrel.

In Buddhism, "Wan" is a symbol often refers to "the profound greatness".

Dimensions (each chair): 21 3/4"w x 17 1/4"d x 44"h
* above price is for per pair.

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