A very rare pair of famille-verte reticulated lanterns and stands Qing dynasty, Kangxi period | 清康熙 五彩鏤雕開光人物故事圖燈籠一對
A very rare pair of famille-verte reticulated lanterns and stands
Qing dynasty, Kangxi period
Height 28.6 cm, 11¼ in.
Overall in good condition, with only some light wear to the surface and very minor losses to the enamels and gilding, and some nicks to the edges of the stands.
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