6 November 2007,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 18,500
Estimate GBP 2,000 - GBP 3,000
A RARE OPAQUE-GREEN BEIJING GLASS VASE
INCISED QIANLONG FOUR-CHARACTER MARK WITHIN A DOUBLE-SQUARE AND OF THE PERIOD (1736-96)
Of compressed baluster form supported by a short foot, carved in relief to the globular body with a tied ribbon design detailed with geometric and honeycomb patterns, the colour of an opaque even green tone throughout
6¼ in. (15.8 cm.) high
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