Lot 2539
Arts of the East: Asian Ceramics & Works of Art | 16 December 2021
A fine Chinese silver parcel gilt wine ewer

Kangxi period, ca 1700, China

A rare piece of early Chinese silver. Decorated around with long panels in deep relief showing various scenes of birds and figures with flowering trees including a scene of two monkeys and a peach tree and another with a figure on horseback. Not marked or signed.

H 19 cm, Weight ca. 475 gr.

A similar example is held in the collection of the Palace Museum, Versailles, France.

Most of the gilding worn off (only traces remain). Repair to the finial (has been re-attached).

€ 10.000,00
€ 15.000,00
€ 22.000,00

Hamerprijs: € 22.000