• Christies auction house James Christie logo

    Sale 5811

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art & Textiles

    15 May 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 283

    FIVE COLLARS

    CHINA, EARLY 20TH AND LATE 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    FIVE COLLARS
    CHINA, EARLY 20TH AND LATE 19TH CENTURY
    including a Peling collar of pale blue silk embroidered with two cranes in gilt thread; a cloud collar of pale blue silk, and three other collars (5)


    Contact Client Service
    • info@christies.com

    • New York +1 212 636 2000

    • London +44 (0)20 7839 9060

    • Hong Kong +852 2760 1766

    • Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766

    The illustrated collar is based on the formal court collar. It was probably made either for graduates of the Imperial examinations

    Special Notice

    No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.