3 December 2008,
Price realised HKD 125,000
Estimate HKD 150,000 - HKD 200,000
A RARE CLOISONNE ENAMEL LEYS JAR
QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY
The cylindrical vessel with tapering sides, decorated with a dense pattern of descending bats, each bearing a Wan symbol suspending tassels, detailed with Shou characters, variously alternating with Indian lotus blooms, the broad horizontal mouth rim similarly decorated, all against a turquoise-ground, the base bearing the hallmark, Tongshun Tang, 'Hall of Togetherness', on a ground of floral scrollwork
7 3/16 in. (8.3 cm.) diam.
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