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    Sale 5348

    Christie's Interiors

    11 March 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 211

    A silver model of a Chinese warship

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A silver model of a Chinese warship
    EARLY 20TH CENTURY
    Modelled in the form of a junk with three sails, with an inscribed plaque inscribed 'LYKKE PAA SEILADSEN HONG KONG 8th FEBR 1927' mounted on a wood stand in the form of breaking waves
    the boat 10 13/16in. (27.4cm.) long


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