7 May 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 938
Estimate GBP 1,500 - GBP 2,000
A MATCHED PAIR OF CHINESE MIRROR-BLACK AND GILT DECORATED BALUSTER VASES AND COVERS
One decorated with floral motifs between ruyi-head bands at the shoulder and foot, the other with a phoenix above flowers and rockwork
16¾ in. (42.5 cm.) max. high (2)
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Probably acquired by Sir John Gladstone for Seaforth House, Liverpool.
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