A 19th Century famille rose fish tank
Lot 361*
A large famille rose fish bowl 19th century
Sold for £8,125 (US$ 13,753) inc. premium
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Lot Details
A large famille rose fish bowl
19th century
The exterior brightly decorated in shades of green, yellow, pale blue and iron-red with a large blossoming foliate lotus suspending a musical stone beneath a pendent bat, alternating with four pairs of lotus all set within a complex scroll design and reserved on a pink ground, all beneath a ruyi-head band and geometric floral diaper bands at the waisted neck, the interior amusingly decorated with five large goldfish swimming amongst fronds of water-weed. 47.4cm (18 5/8in) diam.

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  • 十九世紀 粉彩纏枝蓮蝠紋魚缸
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