London, South Kensington
20 July 2000
A large Chinese blue and white and liver red glazed fish bowl
painted with a broad band of ducks swimming amongst lotus within borders of bats amongst cloud scrolls, prunus blossom and bamboo -- 20½in. (52cms) diam, 19th century.
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