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    Sale 7663

    Fasque The Scottish Seat of the Gladstones

    7 May 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 116

    A MATCHED PAIR OF CHINESE MIRROR-BLACK AND GILT DECORATED BALUSTER VASES AND COVERS

    KANGXI (1662-1722)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A MATCHED PAIR OF CHINESE MIRROR-BLACK AND GILT DECORATED BALUSTER VASES AND COVERS
    KANGXI (1662-1722)
    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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    Provenance

    Probably acquired by Sir John Gladstone for Seaforth House, Liverpool.