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Lot 82
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AN EMBELLISHED KINGFISHER FEATHER HEADDRESS QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY

Estimate
4,000 - 6,000 GBP
Sold
11,875 GBP
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Description

  • silk, metal, kingfisher feathers, glass, semi-precious stones, coral, pearl, jadeite
  • 25.8cm., 10 1/8 in.
the black silk-woven framework ornately adorned with phoenixes, bats, lingzhi, chime stone and wan symbols en tremblant amongst stylised clouds and foliate borders, embellished with pearls, coral, jadeite, glass and other semiprecious stones, stabilised with metal wires

Exhibited

Welsh Treasures Exhibition, Cardiff Castle, Cardiff, 1987, cat. no. 106.
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