Southeast Asian Metal Articles, 8 Pieces
Eight pieces of vintage and antique Southeast Asian silver-tone metal comprising one duck form covered box, one bird form covered box, one rabbit form covered box, one elephant form covered box, one pumpkin gourd form covered box, one horse sculpture with three bells, one sculpture of a figure riding an ox, and one cylindrical covered snuff box with repousse decoration of figures in a landscape. Horse: 4.25" H x 5.75" W x 2" D. Provenance: From the collection of Le Lieu and Malcolm Browne (American, 1931-2012), the photojournalist who took the 1963 award-winning photograph of the self-immolation of Buddhist Monk Thic Quang Duc (Vietnamese, 1893-1963).
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