Lot 18: CHINESE EXPORT SILVER MUG WANG HING, CANTON, CIRCA 1910 9cm high, 3.9oz
December 5, 2012
Edinburgh, United KingdomLive Auction
CHINESE EXPORT SILVER MUG
WANG HING, CANTON, CIRCA 1910
marked WH90, and character mark, the cylindrical mug with embossed chrysanthemum blossoms and bamboo formed handle, the body with engraved monogram
9cm high, 3.9oz
- good overall condition
- some light surface scratches and rubbing to gilt otherwise ok
- this item is being sold as silver but unknown percentage
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