• Important Silver and Objects o auction at Christies

    Sale 2209

    Important Silver and Objects of Vertu Including the Inventory of Marks Antiques of London

    22 October 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 66

    A CHINESE EXPORT SILVER EPERGNE

    MARK OF HOACHING, CANTON, CIRCA 1870

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    A CHINESE EXPORT SILVER EPERGNE
    MARK OF HOACHING, CANTON, CIRCA 1870
    On shaped triangular base, the baluster stem supporting six detachable branches draped with grape vines, terminating in circular dishes, and a large circular central dish, the base with presentation inscription, Hankow Spring Meeting 1870 Champion Stakes Won by Mr. Williams' "Usury" ridden by R. W. W., marked on base
    20 in. (50.8 cm.) high; 139 oz. 10 dwt. (4,351 gr.)


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