Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Likely Tongzhi or early Guangxu reign (1862-1890), the exterior a bright orange with enameled floral sprays, insects, and birds; each side with shaped cartouche featuring a detailed figural scene; lion masks support metal bail handles; the domed cover with conforming decoration and large Buddhist lion finial; turquoise interior and foot.
Segal's Antiques, Washington, D.C. (accompanied by receipt dated 29 November 1969)
Estate of Harry & Elinor Lynn, Washington, D.C. and Palm Beach, FL
See PERANAKAN CHINESE PORCELAIN by Kee Ming-Yuet for similar examples.
Large, shallow chip to underside of cover's rim; some flaking to glaze on lion masks.
$500 - 700