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19th Century Chinese Export Solid Silver Dragon Epergne, Hung Chong & Co c 1890

$8,186.26

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Antique late-19th century Chinese very unusual solid silver eperne, the central trumpet shaped vase and twin baskets are highly decorated with pierced bamboo leaves, cherry blossom and chrysanthemums flowers. The stem applied with finely modelled winged dragon branches, the plain stem resting on a domed foot and affixed on to a hardwood stand. The base hallmarked with Chinese character marks, Artisan An Heng, retailers mark HC for Hung Chong & Co (active 1830-1925, Shanghai), For more information please see A.Von Ferscht, Chinese Export Silver 1785-1940, 4th edition 2015, page 355. Height: 46cm Width: 34 x 18cm Weight: 1100g

Details

  • Creator
  • Dimensions
    Height: 18.12 in. (46 cm)Width: 13.39 in. (34 cm)Depth: 7.09 in. (18 cm)
  • Style
    Chinese Export (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1890
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor fading. In Great Condition - No Damage.
  • Seller Location
    London, GB
  • Reference Number
    Seller: A64091stDibs: LU1348220696872

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    Estimated Customs Duties & Taxes to the Continental US: $0.
    Ships From: London, United Kingdom
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    A return for this item may be initiated within 14 days of delivery.

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