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    Sale 5336

    Chinese Art

    7 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 152

    A CLOISONNE ENAMEL WATERPOT, 16TH/17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A CLOISONNE ENAMEL WATERPOT, 16TH/17TH CENTURY
    of domed shape with metal rim, decorated with coloured enamels with flowering lotus branches on a turquoise ground, above overlapping petal design and below a ruyi-head border -- 3¼in. (8.3cm.) wide.


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