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Group of Chinese Export Silver Tableware

Auction:
3272B
Lot:
65
Sold for:
$923$750

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3272B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
July 13, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Group of Chinese Export Silver Tableware, 19th to early 20th century, mainly flatware, most monogrammed and in the English style with pseudo hallmarks, makers include Kechong, Yatshing, Linchong (Lynchong), and Cutshing; two serving pieces with a bamboo motif: punch ladle with pineapple terminal and a pair of sugar tongs; and two condiments with figural decoration by Hung Chong, approx. 59.1 troy oz. total.
Estimate $800-1,200


Items may have wear and tear, imperfections, or the effects of aging. Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Cutshing, Kechong, Linchong, Yatshing, Hung Chong, Artificial objects, Chinese art, Chinese export silver, Economic history of China, Flatware, Ladle, Mixed drinks, Punch, Silversmithing, Tableware, Tongs, Tools

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