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    Sale 5811

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art & Textiles

    15 May 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 153

    A PAIR OF BRONZE PARCEL GILT GU VASES, 17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PAIR OF BRONZE PARCEL GILT GU VASES, 17TH CENTURY
    of square sectioned form, the lower body and central sections set with flanges to the corners separating the raised parcel gilt decoration of stylised confronting dragons and toatie masks, the wide flaring upper section with upright lappets embellished with scattered toatie imagery -- 12in. (30.5cm.) high. (2)


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