London, South Kensington
13 May 2016
A PAIR OF IRON-RED AND GILT 'DRAGON' DISHES
TONGZHI SIX-CHARACTER SEAL MARKS IN IRON-RED AND OF THE PERIOD (1862-1874)
Each dish is decorated with two five-clawed dragons chasing a flaming pearl amongst fire scrolls. The exterior is similarly decorated.
6 in. (15.3 cm.) diam.
Property from a Private American Collection, assembled prior to 1960.
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