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    Sale 7597

    Important Silver

    10 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 168

    A CHINESE EXPORT SILVER TRAY

    MARKED WITH CHINESE CHARACTERS, SECOND HALF 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A CHINESE EXPORT SILVER TRAY
    MARKED WITH CHINESE CHARACTERS, SECOND HALF 19TH CENTURY
    Shaped oblong on four fluted ball feet, the border engraved with alternating panels of flowers and bamboo separated by knots and Chinese characters, the centre engraved with figures within a landscape with two double dragon and moon handles, marked underneath
    27 in. (68.5 cm.) long
    112 oz. (3,498 gr.)


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