London, South Kensington
12 December 2007
A Chinese famille verte chrysanthemum-shaped saucer dish, Kangxi (1662-1722)
enamelled and gilt to the central roundel with shells among breaking waves and flowers, surrounded on the fluted sides with alternate panels of shells, flowering branches divided by smaller panels with a cell-pattern ground -- 8in. (20.3 cm.) diam.
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