rectangular, the sides pierced and chased with dragons, figures in a landscape, chrysanthemum blossoms, and bamboo, raised on four dragon supports forming handles at corners, marked on underside
8 in. (20.3 cm.) long, over handles
17 oz. 12 dwt. (547 gr.)
Please note this lot is the property of a private individual.
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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.