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IMPERIAL CERAMICS AND WORKS OF ART FROM THE DETRING/VON HANNEKEN COLLECTION

AN ORDER OF THE DOUBLE DRAGON MEDAL
LATE QING DYNASTY
Estimate
10,00015,000
LOT SOLD. 17,500 GBP
JUMP TO LOT
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IMPERIAL CERAMICS AND WORKS OF ART FROM THE DETRING/VON HANNEKEN COLLECTION

AN ORDER OF THE DOUBLE DRAGON MEDAL
LATE QING DYNASTY
Estimate
10,00015,000
LOT SOLD. 17,500 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Important Chinese Art

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AN ORDER OF THE DOUBLE DRAGON MEDAL
LATE QING DYNASTY
Transitional type (circa 1895-1900), Second Class, First Grade, breast star in silver, silver-gilt and highlighted with blue and turquoise enamels, applied with two silver dragons surrounding a central engraved coral, the reverse plain and fitted with a shaped hinged vertical brooch-pin
9.5 cm, 3 3/4  in.
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Provenance

Awarded to Gustav Detring (1842-1913), and thence by descent.  This star appears to be that worn by Detring in the portrait photograph as illustrated on p.105, Fig.2.

Exhibited

Tianjin Museum, 2006-2018

Important Chinese Art

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London