Lot 384: CHINESE PATINATED-BRONZE JARDINIERE.
October 25, 2016
Portsmouth, NH, USALive Auction
Description: The sides surrounded by four foliate-bordered panels cast with mythological figures of a Kylin, dragon, phoenix and turtle (possibly emblematic of the Four Symbols), with four lion mask handles, beneath scale and foliate bands and the rim with key fret border, raised cast seal mark beneath. Height 8 1/2 inches, diameter 11 3/8 inches.