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    Sale 5415

    The Sunday Sale - The Property of the late Dr Henry Ginsburg

    9 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 60

    A PAIR OF CHINESE EGG AND SPINACH GLAZED PORCELAIN JOSS-STICK HOLDERS

    KANGXI (1662-1722)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PAIR OF CHINESE EGG AND SPINACH GLAZED PORCELAIN JOSS-STICK HOLDERS
    KANGXI (1662-1722)
    Each modelled as a Buddhistic lion, one with its paw resting on a brocade ball, the other lion with its young by its raised paw, both standing on pierced rectangular bases, one inscribed in Kanji to the underside
    8 in. (20.3 cm.) high (2)


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