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    Sale 5333

    Chinese & Japanese Art

    15 May 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 152

    Two similar jade inset silver filigree and enamelled mirrors, 19th/20th Century

    Price Realised  

    Two similar jade inset silver filigree and enamelled mirrors, 19th/20th Century
    each mirror of oval form with enamelled ruyi-head handles, the centres inset with pale celadon jade carved and pierced plaques, surrounded by four auspicious characters amongst colourfully enamelled bamboo, prunus and lotus branches on a silver filigree ground, to the bottoms hang larger ruyi-formed jade plaques, each with archaic script decoration -- 12 1/8in. (30.8cm.) high. (2)


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