Chinese porcelain. A pair of salts. Famille rose decoration. Qianlong Period.

August 28, 2019 1:46 pm Published by

A pair of Chinese Export porcelain salts, c. 1760. Qianlong Period. The silver shaped, lobed salts painted to the centre, in famille rose enamels, with bouquets of flowers, tied with ribbon, within a continuous gilt scroll border. Further sprays of enamelled flowers adorn the sides of the salts.
Height – 4 cm, 1 5/8″.
Diameter – 8.5 cm, 3 3/8″.
Condition – Typical minor wear to the glaze, commensurate with the items age. No damage. No restoration.

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