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    Sale 7441

    Important Silver

    29 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 618

    A CHINESE EXPORT SILVER TRAY

    MARKED WITH CHINESE CHARACTER AND AN INDISTINCT MAKER'S MARK, PERHAPS THAT OF KHECHEONG, MID 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A CHINESE EXPORT SILVER TRAY
    MARKED WITH CHINESE CHARACTER AND AN INDISTINCT MAKER'S MARK, PERHAPS THAT OF KHECHEONG, MID 19TH CENTURY
    Shaped oval and on four foliage and shell panel feet, with foliage and flower border and engraved overall with foliage scrolls and flowers on textured ground, marked under rim
    27 1/8 in. (69 cm.) wide
    128 oz. (3,975 gr.)


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    A similar tray by Khecheong is illustrated in H.A. Crosby Forbes, Chinese Export Silver 1785-1885, Milton, 1975, p.212, fig. 153.

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