14 November 2007,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,125
Estimate GBP 1,000 - GBP 1,500
A CHELSEA KAKIEMON DECAGONAL DISH
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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