with pointed rim, chased with cartouches of figures in various battles and figures in landscapes, engraved To / W.F / Hong Kong / June 88, on tapering circular foot chased with foliage, marked to underside
4.3/4 in. (12 cm.) high

8 oz. 12 dwt. (252.5 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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