London, South Kensington
18 January 2000
A pair of Chinese blanc de chine libation cups
Each moulded with floral decoration, with gold mounts and handles, Kangxi
3¾in. (9.5cm.) wide (2)
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Both with French silver gilt mounts, 19th century.
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