Lot 3284

A three-part Sino-Mongolian silver altar set adorned with corals, 19th century

Works of Art, Antiquities | A83kua | Live auction | 712 Lots

Description

An incense burner and two candlesticks in lavishly chased silver. The bellied vessel on three legs with lion's head mascarons. The body and handles with raised decorative tendrils and plaques of green jade inlaid on both sides, the offset rim set with turquoise and coral cabochons. Openwork lid. The identical candlesticks with lavishly chased décor, a continuous border of dragon-like figures on the overhanging drip pans. Profusely embellished with turquoise and coral cabochons. Height 60 and 52 cm respectively.

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General Information

The auction includes 712 lots and starts on Monday, Nov. 2, 2020 at 10 am (CET). Lot no. 3001 - 3712. The pre-sale viewing will take place from Oct. 18 - 21 and Oct. 28 - 31, 2020 from 2 to 6 pm (CET). However, the number of participants for both auction and viewing is limited due to Covid-19 restrictions and requires an appointment. Bring your favourite breathing mask! Prior to any visit please check our website - we'll update it as soon as the situation changes.