circular, the sides pierced and chased with flying dragons and clouds, inverted flaming pearl cartouche engraved PRESENTED BY C. MORTON HONG KONG, raised on short openwork foot rim cast with dragons, marked on underside
6.1/4 in. (15.9 cm.) diameter

10 oz. 4 dwt. (317 gr.)
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We are grateful to Adrien von Ferscht for identifying the artisan workshop. For further information please see Adrien von Ferscht, Chinese Export Silver 1785-1940 – The Definitive Collectors’ Guide, 4th Edition, Glasgow and Beijing, January 2015.

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