Property from a San Francisco Private Collector
A cloisonné enameled metal moon flask with figural decoration
Late Qing/Republic period
The body of thin flattened circular section surmounted by three small cylindrical necks, one side centered by a large roundel depicting a mounted Guan Yu, the roundel on the reverse depicting deer in a pine grove, the other surfaces covered with a vine and lotus ground; all supported by a short gilt foot with incised inscription reading Jingtai nian zhi (corrosion to foot).
14 3/4in (37.5cm) high