8 October 2020
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This lot is offered without a reserve
A PEWTER FISH-FORM FOOD-WARMER AND COVER
LATE QING-EARLY REPUBLIC PERIOD
The container and cover are engraved with caster marks reading jingzu, Chaoyang Yihe.
12 1/8 in. (31 cm.) long
Sold at Christie's Paris, 13 June 2018, lot 76 (one of three)
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This pewter warmer and cover were made in the town of Chaoyang, a district in the old Swatow, Guangdong province. Chaoyang is known as a centre for pewter factories.
This lot is offered without reserve.
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