Antique Chinese Export Silver Mug
Antique Chinese Export Silver Mug
Antique Chinese Export Silver Mug
Antique Chinese Export Silver Mug
Antique Chinese Export Silver Mug
Antique Chinese Export Silver Mug
Antique Chinese Export Silver Mug
Antique Chinese Export Silver Mug
Antique Chinese Export Silver Mug

KHE CHEONG OF CANTON (worked c.1830-1860)

Antique Chinese Export Silver Mug

c. 1850 Canton China

Offered by AC Silver

£1,395 gbp
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This fine and impressive antique Chinese Export Silver (CES) mug has a cylindrical tapering form.

The surface of this Chinese mug is embellished with engraved simplified floral and foliate decoration incorporating three plain bordered panels.

Each panel displays an individual applied decorated scene depicting blossoms, flowers, baskets and other Chinese icons.

The mug also displays a small plain applied oval cartouche which displays the contemporary engraved initials 'FIMB'.

This fine antique CES mug is fitted with a subtly tapering C scroll handle ornamented with a textured knotted wood effect.

The interior of this impressive mug is gilded.

The hallmarks struck to the underside of the mug include:

Maker's mark: KHC (Khe Cheong (Khecheong))

This impressive Chinese mug is a fine example of its type.

Dimensions

Length from back of handle to rim 10.3cm/4.1"

Diameter of top 6.2cm/2.4"

Diameter of base 7cm/2.7"

Height to top of handle 10.7cm/4.25"

Weight

5 troy ounces/156g



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WORLDWIDE POSTAGE/SHIPPING

FREE OF CHARGE to all customers - including national and international deliveries.

Dispatch is either the same or next working day once a payment is received.

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.
This Chinese Export Silver mug is a very good gauge of silver, fine quality, in exceptional and presentation condition.

The applied and engraved decoration is crisp and very sharp.

Reflections in photography may detract from the true representation of this item.
Maker: Khe Cheong

Era: Qing Dynasty

Origin: Canton, China

Date: Circa 1850
Can be viewed at AC Silver’s Newcastle store, online at www.acsilver.co.uk. Please quote SALES CODE SKU A2519 when enquiring about the piece.
Complimentary insurance valuation with images and text is provided with your purchase.
Stock Code
A2519
Medium
A fine and impressive antique Chinese Export Silver mug; part of our silverware collection
Signed/Inscribed
The maker's mark struck to the underside is very clear.
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