• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5685

    Christie's Interiors

    2 March 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 181

    A CHINESE EXPORT SILVER MOUNTED GLASS DECANTER

    MAKER WANG HING, LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A CHINESE EXPORT SILVER MOUNTED GLASS DECANTER
    MAKER WANG HING, LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY
    The silver mounts pierced and chased with dragons amongst scrolling clouds and flames; and a three piece silver tea service, comprising a teapot, milk jug and sugar bowl, all with impressed marks WH, 90 and Chinese artisan marks
    The first, 10¼in. (26cm.) high (4)


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