ANTIQUE 19thC CHINESE SOLID SILVER WINE EWER, LUEN WO, SHANGHAI c.1890
ANTIQUE 19thC CHINESE SOLID SILVER WINE EWER, LUEN WO, SHANGHAI c.1890
ANTIQUE 19thC CHINESE SOLID SILVER WINE EWER, LUEN WO, SHANGHAI c.1890
ANTIQUE 19thC CHINESE SOLID SILVER WINE EWER, LUEN WO, SHANGHAI c.1890
ANTIQUE 19thC CHINESE SOLID SILVER WINE EWER, LUEN WO, SHANGHAI c.1890
ANTIQUE 19thC CHINESE SOLID SILVER WINE EWER, LUEN WO, SHANGHAI c.1890
ANTIQUE 19thC CHINESE SOLID SILVER WINE EWER, LUEN WO, SHANGHAI c.1890
ANTIQUE 19thC CHINESE SOLID SILVER WINE EWER, LUEN WO, SHANGHAI c.1890
ANTIQUE 19thC CHINESE SOLID SILVER WINE EWER, LUEN WO, SHANGHAI c.1890
ANTIQUE 19thC CHINESE SOLID SILVER WINE EWER, LUEN WO, SHANGHAI c.1890
ANTIQUE 19thC CHINESE SOLID SILVER WINE EWER, LUEN WO, SHANGHAI c.1890
ANTIQUE 19thC CHINESE SOLID SILVER WINE EWER, LUEN WO, SHANGHAI c.1890
ANTIQUE 19thC CHINESE SOLID SILVER WINE EWER, LUEN WO, SHANGHAI c.1890

LUEN WO OF SHANGHAI (worked 1875-1925)

ANTIQUE 19thC CHINESE SOLID SILVER WINE EWER, LUEN WO, SHANGHAI c.1890

c. 1890 China

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£4,995 gbp
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DESCRIPTION
Antique 19th Century Chinese rare and exceptional solid silver wine ewer, impressive and exceptionally fine quality, baluster form, the body and base chased with chrysanthemums on matted ground, the handle naturalistically modelled imitating a branch, chased hinged cover surmounted by a similarly shaped finial.

The base hallmarked with Chinese character marks and retailers mark for Luen Wo, this proliļ¬c retail Shanghai silversmith, worked mainly in the traditional style but is also recorded as having made Peranakan -style traditional silver items from 1880 onwards. (for more information please see A. Von Ferscht, Chinese Export Silver 1785-1940, 4th edition 2015), also bears French silver import marks.

CONDITION
In Excellent Condition - No Damage.

SIZE
Height: 30cm
Width: 16 x 12cm
Weight: 660g
In Excellent Condition - No Damage.
Dimensions
Height 30.00 cm (11.81 inches)
Width 16.00 cm (6.30 inches)
Depth 12.00 cm (4.72 inches)
Weight 660.00g (21.22oz t)
Stock Code
A5206
Medium
Chinese rare and exceptional solid silver wine ewer.
Signed/Inscribed
The base hallmarked with Chinese character marks and retailers mark for Luen Wo.
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