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Nicholas S. Pitcher Oriental Art

Pair early 19th century Chinese cloisonne vases
China
Early 19th century
cloisonne enamel
15in. (38cm)

A pair of Chinese cloisonne enamel vases with globular bodies, cylindrical necks and garlic rims, applied with gilt copper mask and ring handles, decorated with magpies among flowers between bands of stiff leaves and fierce lion masks. Jiaqing/Daoguang period, circa 1820-30.

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