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    Sale 7581

    Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art Including Export Art

    13 May 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 8

    A RHINOCEROS HORN LIBATION CUP

    KANGXI (1662-1722)

    Price Realised  

    A RHINOCEROS HORN LIBATION CUP
    KANGXI (1662-1722)
    Of flaring archaic bronze form, the openwork handle formed by a coiled dragon clambering up one side and over the rim, the side with a diaper pattern band, the horn of a dark brown tone
    5 in. (12.7 cm.) wide


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