London, South Kensington
29 March 2007
A Chinese bronze jar, 18th/19th Century
the exterior decorated in relief with two dragons chasing flaming pearls amongst scrolling clouds and thunderbolts, above foaming waves, below a stylised lotus petal border, six-character Xuande mark -- 11¾in. (30cm.) high.
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