• Chinese Ceramics & Works of Ar auction at Christies

    Sale 5944

    Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art

    10 September 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 133

    A SILVER GILT FILIGREE BOX AND COVER, 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A SILVER GILT FILIGREE BOX AND COVER, 19TH CENTURY
    of rectangular form with foliated rim, the cover decorated with densely scrolling silver filigree of stylised leafing foliage, the centre inset with a carved pale celadon jade roundel depicting a Shou character with bat and ruyi-sceptre motifs, the interior in silver gilt -- 6 7/8in. (17.5cm.) wide.


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