10 September 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,188
Estimate GBP 700 - GBP 1,000
A PAIR OF CLOISONNE ENAMELLED CRANE FORMED CENSERS, QIANLONG (1736-1795)
the vibrant birds standing tall on gilt metal legs, their shaped and colourfully designed wing feathers form the detachable cover for the hollow body within, the turquoise enamelled bodies with gilt wire feather detailing -- 9 5/8in. (24.5cm.) high. (2)
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