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    Sale 5323

    British Ceramics & Glass 1630-1830

    14 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 72

    A CHELSEA KAKIEMON DECAGONAL DISH

    CIRCA 1752

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A CHELSEA KAKIEMON DECAGONAL DISH
    CIRCA 1752
    Painted and gilt with two ho-o birds perched and in flight among prunus and bamboo issuing from banded hedges, within a border of tightly scrolling iron-red flowers and foliage and gilt flowerheads
    Approx. 8 3/8 in. (21.3 cm.) wide


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