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A CHINESE EXPORT OVAL SOUP TUREEN, COVER AND STAND CIRCA 1750

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PERIOD: 18th century

A CHINESE EXPORT OVAL SOUP TUREEN, COVER AND STAND CIRCA 1750 each painted on one side with a gilt kingfisher perched on a flowering peony branch, and on the other with a gilt duck flying toward another perched amidst lotus, the rim with a gilt meandering floral vine border, the ends of the tureen with gilt-heightened iron-red pug's-head handles, and the cover with a similarly colored recumbent dog knop.

PRIX: $12000

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