London, South Kensington
12 November 2004
A green enameled dragon dish, Daoguang sealmark and of the period
painted to the centre in green and black enamels with a writhing dragon chasing a flaming pearl within two concentic bands, the exterior with two further dragons on a carved wave pattern ground -- 7in. (18cm.) diam.
Bluett & Sons label to base.
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