ANTIQUE 20thC CHINESE EXPORT SOLID SILVER DRAGON BOWL, CHEONG SHING c1905

ANTIQUE 20thC CHINESE EXPORT SOLID SILVER DRAGON BOWL, CHEONG SHING c1905

2,595.00

20th Century Chinese Export silver twin-handled dragon bowl, the body is applied with a cast dragon in high relief, the rim is applied with two large and finely crafted dragons. The bowl has a good size and is particularly heavy, the craftmanship is very fine. Hallmarked Chinese silver (900+ standard), Mark partiallly over-struck "CHEONGSHIN" for Cheong Shing.


REFERENCE NUMBER: A3315

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DESCRIPTION

Antique 20th Century rare Chinese Export solid silver twin-handled dragon bowl, the body is applied with a cast dragon in high relief, the rim is applied with two large and finely crafted dragons.
The bowl has a good size and is particularly heavy, the craftmanship is very fine.

The base is Hallmarked Chinese silver (tested is 900+ standard), Mark partiallly over-struck "CHEONGSHIN" for Cheong Shing, active in Shanghai in the early-20th century, for more information please see A. Von Ferscht, Chinese Export Silver 1785-1940, 4th edition 2015.

CONDITION

In Great condition - No damage.

SIZE

Height: 13cm
Width: 29.5 x 19.2cm
Silver Weight: 770g