Lot 622: A CHINESE EXPORT SILVER HOT WATER JUG, BAO CHANG, CHONGQING, CIRCA 1900 |
October 20, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: the body embossed with two dragons and applied with Chinese characters below rim, the hinged cover with lion finial and a Kwang-Tung province coin thumpiece
a few minor dings/creases throughout, otherwise good condition
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Dimensions: height 7 3/4 in.