11 November 2016,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 3,250
Estimate GBP 1,500 - GBP 2,500
A FAMILLE ROSE SQUARE-SECTION BOX AND COVER
REPUBLIC PERIOD (1912-1949), YIYANG TANG ZHI MARK IN IRON-RED TO THE BASE
The cover is delicately enamelled with a continuous river landscape above a key-fret border to the edge. The cylindrical interior is supported by a square base that is similarly bordered.
3 in. (7.5 cm.) high overall
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The hallmark to the base Yiyang Tang zhi, may be translated as 'Made by the Hall of Self Care'.
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