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    Sale 5811

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art & Textiles

    15 May 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 223

    AN IVORY AND ENAMEL SUPPER SET, 18TH CENTURY

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    AN IVORY AND ENAMEL SUPPER SET, 18TH CENTURY
    the squared box with a wooden base and side ivory panels carved in relief with painted blossoming sprays, the interior with a fitted five-piece Canton enamel supper set decorated with swallows and other birds amongst butterflies and flowering branches -- 9 5/8in. (24.5cm.) wide.


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