• The Ismail Merchant Collection auction at Christies

    Sale 5980

    The Ismail Merchant Collection

    7 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 6

    A MING BLUE-AND-WHITE EWER CHINA, 16TH CENTURY, THE GILT-COPPER MOUNTS INDIAN, LATE 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A MING BLUE-AND-WHITE EWER CHINA, 16TH CENTURY, THE GILT-COPPER MOUNTS INDIAN, LATE 19TH CENTURY
    Of baluster form on a ribbed foot, decorated to body with peony flowers and band of lotus leaves to foot, the applied copper scroll handle attached to neck band and lidded spout
    11½ in. (29 cm.) high


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