VINTAGE 20thC CHINESE SOLID SILVER & ENAMEL EXCEPTIONAL SAKE SET ON TRAY c.1970

VINTAGE 20thC CHINESE SOLID SILVER & ENAMEL EXCEPTIONAL SAKE SET ON TRAY c.1970

19,995.00

20th Century Chinese Solid Silver gilt sake drinking set, comprising of a large ewer, eight goblets and a large tray. Each piece is richly gilt and extremely decorative, part-fluted and chased with scrolling foliate, set with semi-precious turquoises and stunningly cloisonné' enamelled with flowers in high-relief. The large jug has a pull-off lid in the same style, the body is applied with two extraordinary shaded enamelled cats amongst flowers and butterflies, incredible workmanship.

REFERENCE NUMBER: A4567

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DESCRIPTION

Exceptional 20th Century magnificent Chinese Solid Silver gilt sake drinking set, comprising of a large ewer, eight goblets and a large tray. Each piece is richly gilt and extremely decorative, part-fluted and chased with scrolling foliate, set with semi-precious turquoises and stunningly cloisonne' enamelled with flowers in high-relief. The large jug has a pull-off lid in the same style, the body is applied with two extraordinary shaded enamelled cats amongst flowers and butterflies, incredible workmanship (no losses or wear, please see pictures). The set is in perfect condition, complete and very rare.

Each part is Hallmarked Chinese silver (stamped SILVER), also hallmarked with French import marks.

CONDITION

In Excellent Condition - No damage.

EWER

Height: 29cm

Width: 20 x 14cm

Weight: 955g

GOBLET

Height (each): 9cm

Width (each): 6cm

Total Weight: 975g

TRAY

Height: 3cm

Width: 50 x 25cm

Weight: 1520g

Combined Silver Weight: 3450g