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An oblong dish in the form of a dragon with elaborate 24 KT gold embellishment, the dragon's head and front legs are decorated with a gold fishnet pattern while the body is painted in a paneled design of assorted flowers on a black ground; flower sprays decorate the interior. The dragon's ears, mouth and tongue are painted turquoise with the nose and paws gilded. Factory back stamp and #7760 on the underside.
3 1/2 x 10 1/2 in.Private Collection, Jamestown, North Carolina