30 March 1997
A RED-ENAMEL AND GILT BOX AND COVER
GUANGXU SIX-CHARACTER MARK AND OF THE PERIOD
The compressed globular box incised with waves and clouds, the cover moulded with a dragon and pearl amidst clouds and fire scrolls decorated in red enamel and gilt
3¼in. (8.2cm.) diam.
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The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Imperial Porcelain of Late Qing, Kwan Collection, 1983, Catalogue, no. 129
National Museum of History, Taipei, Imperial Porcelain of late Ch'ing, From the Kwan Collection, 1985, Catalogue, no. 129
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