London, South Kensington
11 June 1998
A CHINESE CORAL GROUND INCENSE BURNER MODELLED AS A SHOE
PIERCED WITH SWASTIKA AND BROCADE MOTIFS, PAINTED IN GILT WITH BUTTERFLIES AND SCATTERED FLOWERS -- 4½IN. (11.5CMS) LONG, (GILT RUBBING).
SEE COLOUR PLATE 99.
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