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Spring Fine Art Sale (#163LS) 28/03/2014 10:00 AM BST Closed

Lot 180 of 1173: A Pair of Chinese Cloisonné Enamel Elephants, Qing Dynasty, circa 1800, each standing beast supporting a vase, decorated in raised floral enamel against a gilded ground, the bodies of the elephants in a dark aubergine/chocolate colour, bejewelled and inset with cabochon cut garnets and other stones around a foliate saddlecloth enriched with ruyi and lotus devices, hinged fringe ends, 26.5cm high, 20.5cm long With original receipt: Purchased from Spink & Son Ltd, London, 7th April 1949 for £285

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Sold For:£60,000
Estimate: £5,000 - £8,000

Spring Fine Art Sale (#163LS)  28/03/2014 10:00 AM BST  Closed