London, South Kensington
11 June 1998
A SMALL CHINESE RHINOCEROS HORN LIBATION CUP
OF OVAL FORM, CARVED WITH PIERCED BRANCH HANDLE WITH EXTENDING PRUNUS SPRAYS TO THE BODY BETWEEN BANDS OF KEY-FRETS TO THE RIMS -- 3¼.IN (8.3CM) WIDE, 17TH CENTURY, (CHIPS).
SEE COLOUR PLATE 58.
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