Pen Case, Tibet

Pen Case with Seal, Nyugtok
Tibet
17th century or earlier
Copper, iron, traces of gold gilding, leather
L: 14 in x W: .75 in :: 35.56 cm x 1.9 cm

An ornately carved filigree case for pens.  Attached is a two-sided chop with Tibetan script.
This is a fine example of the distinctive metalwork from the Derge Region of Tibet.

Price on request

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