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5357 | Qianlong period, Qing dynasty A YELLOW-GROUND WITH GREEN ENAMELED ‘DRAGON’ DISH

A YELLOW-GROUND WITH GREEN ENAMELED ‘DRAGON’ DISH

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Size: W13.3cm

Signed and dated: Qianlong period, Qing dynasty

Estimate: No Reserve

Final Price: RMB 180,000


Qianlong Six-Character Mark
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The dish is potted with shallow rounded sides rising from a short foot to a lobed rim, the interior incised and enamelled in green with a central medallion enclosing a frontal dragon coiling around a flaming pearl amidst floral sprays, all encircled by two dragons pacing amongst floral sprays in pursuit of flaming pearls, the exterior similarly decorated, all reserved on an egg-yolk yellow ground, the base with a six-character Qianlong reign mark in underglazed blue.