• Lot 279

    A large Swatow dish


    Price Realised  


    A large Swatow dish
    16th Century
    Painted in black, red, green and turquoise enamels with two birds in flight between flower heads and leaves, encircled by a border with two dragons pursuing flaming pearls amongst clouds, flowers, leaves and rockwork
    38 cm. diam.

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