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    Sale 12291

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art and Textiles Part I

    9 November 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 302

    A CLOISONNÉ ENAMEL 'GARLIC-HEAD' VASE

    19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A CLOISONNÉ ENAMEL 'GARLIC-HEAD' VASE
    19TH CENTURY
    The vase is decorated to either side of the body with two confronting dragons separated by a stylised shou roundel, all on a ground of lotus scrolls.
    8 5/8 in. (21.9 cm.) high


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