Antique Chinese Export Silver Cream Jug
Antique Chinese Export Silver Cream Jug
Antique Chinese Export Silver Cream Jug
Antique Chinese Export Silver Cream Jug
Antique Chinese Export Silver Cream Jug
Antique Chinese Export Silver Cream Jug
Antique Chinese Export Silver Cream Jug
Antique Chinese Export Silver Cream Jug
Antique Chinese Export Silver Cream Jug
Antique Chinese Export Silver Cream Jug
Antique Chinese Export Silver Cream Jug
Antique Chinese Export Silver Cream Jug
Antique Chinese Export Silver Cream Jug

WANG HING & CO. (worked from c.1900)

Antique Chinese Export Silver Cream Jug

c. 1900 Hong Kong, China

Offered by AC Silver

£1,195 gbp
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This exceptional antique Chinese Export silver cream jug has a circular baluster shaped form.

The lower portion of this antique cream jug is embellished with chased decorated frieze depicting multiple oriental characters amidst iconic structures, all on a matte terrain style background.

This decorative chased scene incorporates an applied vacant shield shaped cartouche to the anterior surface.

The upper portion of the jug is ornamented with a simplified engraved variation of the oriental ornamentation to the lower portion, incorporating further branches of foliate and bamboo stalk decoration.

The upper and lower portions of the jug are subdivided with a fret band.

This Chinese silver cream jug is fitted with a shaped C scroll handle modelled in the form of a bamboo stalk.

The cast and applied foot is encircled with an impressive undulating dragon design, in the iconic oriental style.

The hallmarks struck to the underside of this fine jug include:
Maker's mark: WH (Wang Hing)
Silver quality/purity mark: 90 (90 standard, 900/1000)
Character mark: Untraced

Dimensions
Length from back of handle to tip of lip 9.8cm/3.9"
Width 7.4cm/2.9"
Height 11cm/4.3"

Weight
5.2 troy ounces/162g



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This antique Chinese silver cream jug is an exceptional gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in exceptional condition.
The chased decoration is all very sharp and the engraved decoration is very crisp.
The hallmarks struck to the underside are all very clear.

Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this Chinese silver jug.
Date: Circa 1900

Origin: Hong Kong, China
Can be viewed at AC Silver’s Newcastle store, online at www.acsilver.co.uk. Please quote SALES CODE SKU A8402 when enquiring about the piece.
Complimentary insurance valuation with images and text is provided with your purchase.
Stock Code
A8402
Medium
An exceptional, fine and impressive antique Chinese export silver cream jug; an addition to our Asian silver teaware collection.
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