Lot 62: PEWTER WARMER AND COVER YAN YI HE MARK, LATE QING DYNASTY 28.5cm long
November 8, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
PEWTER WARMER AND COVER
YAN YI HE MARK, LATE QING DYNASTY
of boat shape supported on a spreading foot decorated with keyfret, the sides and the top of the tureen engraved with a poem, the cover in the shape of a duck with head playfully bent backward, the underside with two stamped marks
- Good overall appearance with some oxidation spots, three small dents below the mouth rim and some surface scratches as consistent with age and use
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