10 September 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 2,500
Estimate GBP 800 - GBP 1,200
A MIRROR BLACK GLAZED DOUBLE GOURD VASE WITH PAINTED ENAMEL BOW, DAOGUANG MARK AND OF THE PERIOD (1822-1851)
painted to the waisted centre in blue, yellow and pink enamels with a large tied bow, a painted ruyi-head border to the flaring gilt rim, Daoguang iron-red seal to base -- 9in. (22.9cm.) high.
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