12 December 2007,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 812
Estimate GBP 600 - GBP 800
A Chinese famille rose oval tureen and cover, early Qianlong
with iron-red and gilt shell-shaped handles and bud finial, the tureen decorated with tied scrolls amongst flowering foliage and the cover with vases of utensils amongst similar foliage -- 8¾ in. (22.2 cm.) wide.
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