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Antiques & Accessories

September 23, 2016

Lot #8
DepartmentSilver
Sold For$375.00(hammer price)
 $450.00(price including buyer's premium)
Last UpdatedSeptember 30, 2016

Description

FOUR PIECES OF CHINESE EXPORT SILVER
1) Sunshing soup ladle. Circa 1790-1830. Length 11. 2) Monogrammed box with hammered surface and shaped edge. "HC" maker's mark, possibly for Hung Chong. Length 4". 3) Miniature tankard decorated with chased dragons on body and dragon-form handle. Character mark. Height 2.25". 4) Miniature two-handled cup decorated with dragons. Possibly silver plated. Character mark. Height 2". Approx. 10.0 troy oz. excluding cup."

Condition

Age-typical wear throughout. Miniature tankard slightly misshapen. Dragon handle lacking one whisker.

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