Antique Chinese Export Silver 'Dragon' Card/Menu Holders
Antique Chinese Export Silver 'Dragon' Card/Menu Holders
Antique Chinese Export Silver 'Dragon' Card/Menu Holders
Antique Chinese Export Silver 'Dragon' Card/Menu Holders
Antique Chinese Export Silver 'Dragon' Card/Menu Holders
Antique Chinese Export Silver 'Dragon' Card/Menu Holders
Antique Chinese Export Silver 'Dragon' Card/Menu Holders
Antique Chinese Export Silver 'Dragon' Card/Menu Holders
Antique Chinese Export Silver 'Dragon' Card/Menu Holders
Antique Chinese Export Silver 'Dragon' Card/Menu Holders

WANG HING & CO. (born c.1900)

Antique Chinese Export Silver 'Dragon' Card/Menu Holders

c. 1890 Hong Kong

Offered by AC Silver

£1,295 gbp
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These fine antique Chinese silver menu holders have a been modelled in the form of undulating oriental dragons.

The surface of each piece is embellished with embossed decoration replicating the details of the dragon's scales and anatomical features.

Each dragon surmounts a rope twist decorated band to a plain base.

These Chinese Export Silver (CES) menu holders are fitted with plain hallmarked wirework frames to the posterior surfaces.

The hallmarks to the frame of each silver menu holder includes:
Maker's mark: WH (Wang Hing & Company)
Silver quality/purity mark: 90 (90 standard, 900/1000)
Character maker: Untraced

Dimensions
Length 6.7cm/2.6"
Width 0.6cm/0.2"
Height 5.2cm/2"

Total Weight
1.8 troy ounces/54.6g

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INSURANCE IN TRANSIT

Insurance cover is provided FREE OF CHARGE for items up to the value of £30,000.

All items are fully insured and sent at the risk of AC Silver.
These antique Chinese silver menu holders are a very good gauge of silver and excellent quality for their type.
Each piece is in in exceptional presentation condition.
The embossed decoration is all very sharp.
Full hallmarks struck to the surface of each wirework support are all very clear.

Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of these pieces of antique silverware.
Maker: Wang Hing & Co.
Date: Circa 1890
Origin: Hong Kong, China
Can be viewed at AC Silver’s Newcastle store, online at www.acsilver.co.uk. Please quote SALES CODE SKU A9071 when enquiring about the piece.
Complimentary insurance valuation with images and text is provided with your purchase
Dimensions
Height 2.00 inch (5.08 cm)
Width 0.20 inch (0.51 cm)
Weight 1.80oz t (55.98g)
Stock Code
A9071
Medium
A fine and impressive set of four antique Chinese Export silver card/menu holders made by Wang Hing & Co; an addition to our Chinese/Asian silverware collection
Signed/Inscribed
Full hallmarks struck to the surface of each wirework support are all very clear.
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Jesmond
Newcastle-upon-Tyne
Tyne & Wear
NE2 2SU

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