A pair of polychrome and gilt enameled porcelain moon flasks Late 19th century
Lot 8155
A pair of polychrome and gilt enameled porcelain moon flasks Late 19th century
US$ 2,500 - 4,000
£1,500 - 2,400

Lot Details
Property from the JZ Knight Collection
A pair of polychrome and gilt enameled porcelain moon flasks
Late 19th century
Each displaying a pair of gilt-painted dragons attached at the cylindrical neck and rounded shoulder finished with a classic lotus flower and leaf scroll design in opaque famille rose enamels on a turquoise blue ground while the roundels on each face display dragons and flowering branches painted in gilt, silver, black and white enamels on an opaque yellow ground, the deeply recessed oval bases finished in colorless glazes (wear to enamels, silver oxidized).
9 3/4in (25cm) high
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