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Chinese Tongzhi One Hundred Bats Porcelain Bowl

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With the Tongzhi four character mark to the base

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W-12 D-12 H-6 (cm)

Item Reference:

82166-1596-4Tip! This item's Ref-Code breaks down thus...
Item Ref Code: 82166-1596-4
Item No. 82166 - Dealer No. 1596 - Building No. 4


Chinese Tongzhi period (1862 - 1874) porcelain bowl. Yellow base with iron red bats. The base with Tongzhi four character mark. Believed to have been made to celebrate with wedding of Tongzhi emperor Zaichon.
The bowl sold in auction at Christies in 2015 for £9375.


Item Reference
Height: 6 cm
Width: 12 cm
Depth: 12 cm
19th Century
Country of Origin
Republic of China
Good overall condition, wear to the base consistent with age (pictured)


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