An agate 'chrysanthemum' cup 18th/19th century
Lot 10
An agate 'chrysanthemum' cup 18th/19th century
Sold for £1,920 (US$ 3,227) inc. premium
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Lot Details
An agate 'chrysanthemum' cup
18th/19th century
The thin translucent walls finely carved with two registers of chrysanthemum petals rising to the flared lobed rim, emerging from a chrysanthemum blossom forming the spreading foot, each side with a pair of dragon-head loose-ring handles, wood stand, box.
12.3cm (4⅞in) wide (3).

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  • Provenance: the Collection of Lieutenant Colonel Gladwyn and Mrs R. Gladwyn
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