Lot 256: A Chinese bronze vessel with silver inlays, 19th century
October 24, 2016
Munich, Bavaria, GermanyLive Auction
Description: Bulbous vessel resting on three short legs. Indented neck with reinforced rim, on the sides two applied elephant heads with attached rings. Profusely decorated with fine silver inlays, cloud dragons above water, stylised bats at the feet. On one foot corroded area with small hole. Height 16 cm.
Condition Report: II -