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    Sale 7745

    Important European Furniture, Sculpture & Clocks

    9 July 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 89

    A PAIR OF FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED PARCEL-GILT BLACK CHINESE PORCELAIN COVERED VASES

    THE PORCELAIN KANGXI (1662-1722), THE MOUNTS 19TH CENTURY

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    A PAIR OF FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED PARCEL-GILT BLACK CHINESE PORCELAIN COVERED VASES
    THE PORCELAIN KANGXI (1662-1722), THE MOUNTS 19TH CENTURY
    Each of baluster shape, the domed lid with flaming finial, above a foliate-adorned fluted neck and tapering body decorated with foliate sprays and flowerheads, flanked by scrolled handles, resting on a pierced rocaille base
    21¾ in. (55 cm.) high; 11¾ in. (30 cm.) diameter, approx. (2)


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