A trio of silver wine cups in the Chinese Straits style, late 19th to early 20th century. the pedestal cups with cushion form lobes each with cartouches repousse and chased with floral motifs, the bases conforming; apparently unmarked. Silver weight 142gr.
A pair of 'famille-rose' wine cups marks of Guangxu, each of steeply flared form painted on the exterior with flowering plants beside rockwork, the base inscribed in underglaze blue with a six-character mark, 6.7 cm diameter
A Chinese jade Zoomorphic wine cup. An unusually shaped cup with a ram's head foot and a basin styled cup in mottled grey green stone and relief carved with dragons and knotted forms with a key fret rim and archaic characters underside. Height 9 cm. Wi
A pair of Chinese soft-paste blue-and-white wine cups, Four-character studio mark, 19th century 4 cm high (2). Note: Ruoshen mark is mostly associated with small tea cups. There are two pairs in the V&A Collection. (no. 862-1907). For more information on R
A small yellow ground wine cup, 'Tongzhi' four character mark, but probably later, finely decorated in gilt and enamels with four 'shou' medallions bats and auspicious objects., 3.5 x 6.5 cm, together with a small blue and white cup, 17th century, 3.8 x 7
A Ceremonial Wine Cup, Paiwan, South Taiwan, (mid twentieth century), carved wood, 81.4 cm long. Provenance: Dr. Hsu, Ying Chen, Taipai, Gift from above 1974, Used in weddings and other ceremonial occasions. For similar but 1 or 2 bowl pieces see ' Paiwan'
A pair of 'famille-rose' wine cups marks of Guangxu each with steeply flared sides painted on the exterior with a deer, its head turned gazing at a crane in flight, beside a fruiting peach tree, gilt edged lipped rim, the base inscribed in underglaze blue
A set of four blue and white soft paste wine cups, Qing Dynasty, 18th/early 19th century, each one finely painted with a landscape under a crackled glaze, a four character mark under the base, gold mounted rims, 4.1 cm high, 5.2 cm diameter. Provenance: R
A fine pair of conical blue and white wine cups, Kangxi Period, 18th century, each one well painted with a deer grazing under a gnarled pine, 9.6 cm diameter, fitted box. Provenance: R & V Tregaskis Exhibition, July/August 1988, cat no 13
A small Chinese blue-and-white wine cup, Xuantong eight-character studio mark and of the period, 1910, with no foot rim, the exterior painted with eight individual flower sprays between two borders, the mark translated as 'Xuantong gengxu (1910) year, made
Three green and yellow decorated wine cups, with four iron red roundels each marked with four character apocryphal Guangxu reign marks. Diameter 7.2 cm. Together with a bright Imperial yellow tea bowl bearing incised apocryphal Guangxu reign mark. Minor fi
A rare Chinese porcelain wine cup, decorated with iron red Imperial dragons. Guangxu (1875 to 1908) mark and period. Provenance: Ex Allen Collection, illustrated in Allen's Authentication of Later Chinese Porcelain Fig 62.1
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