• Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art auction at Christies

    Sale 5812

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art and Textiles

    6 November 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 296

    A SILVER EXPORT TAZZA, MARK OF TUCK CHANG, LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A SILVER EXPORT TAZZA, MARK OF TUCK CHANG, LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY
    the sides of the flower formed bowl with pierced and chased petal formed panels depicting scenes of dragons and flowering prunus, with an embellished double baluster stem, the domed foot with fierce dragons in flight amongst cloud scrolls, the base on three dragon head feet, makers mark TC, artisan mark Kun He or Kwan Wo -- 7¼in. (18.4cm.) high.


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    Literature

    Alan James Marlow, Chinese Export Silver, 1990, no.56.


    Exhibited

    John Sparks, London, 1990.