16 April 2010,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,375
Estimate GBP 800 - GBP 1,200
A SET OF JAPANESE PORCELEIN CUPS WITH OTTOMAN SILVER GILT MOUNTS AND SAUCERS, TURKEY, LATE 19TH CENTURY
The cup decorated to exterior with gilt red and blue floral design, sitting on a gilt base with scrolling handle surmounted with a bird, the saucer formed of diagonal repoussé bands and tugra stamp - 4 3/4in (12cm) diameter (6)
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