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    Sale 5902

    Christie's Interiors

    17 March 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 282

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

    KANGXI (1662-1722)

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF CHINESE EGG AND SPINACH POTTERY GLAZED JOSS-STICK HOLDERS
    KANGXI (1662-1722)
    Modelled as seated Buddhistic lions with fluted nozzles issuing from their backs, one with reticulated brocade ball, the other with cub, on pierced rectangular bases, enriched with green, ochre and brown glazes
    Both 7 7/8 in. (20 cm.) high (2)


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