An iron-red decorated 'dragon' cup Mark and period of Xianfeng | 清咸豐 礬紅彩雲龍紋盃 《大清咸豐年製》款
An iron-red decorated 'dragon' cup
Mark and period of Xianfeng
清咸豐 礬紅彩雲龍紋盃 《大清咸豐年製》款
Japanese wood box
The cup is in very good condition with just surface scratches to the base.
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Collection of William and Jennifer Shaw, no. 165A, acquired c.1990.
Imperial Chinese Porcelain, Ceramics & Works of Art, Marchant, London, 2013, cat. no. 46 (one of a pair).
《Imperial Chinese Porcelain, Ceramics & Works of Art》，馬錢特，倫敦，2013年，編號46（一對之一）