London, South Kensington
7 December 2000
A clobbered Chinese oblong octagonal tureen, cover and stand
with foliate finial and hares' head handles, painted in underglaze blue, iron red and gilt with demi florets, exotic birds, scattered flowers and foliage -- the stand 14¼in. (36cms) wide, (few small rim chips to stand, hairline crack across finial).
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