Chinese, 18th century. A cloisonné vase with lion mask handles, allover floral motif; ht. 7.5 in.
Acquired by the consignor's great grandfather, a Chicago banker, in the 1890s, as collateral for a personal loan.
Provenance:By descent to current owner.
Overall surface wear. Small pitting to surface consistent with age. Wear to the bronze mounts.Both lion heads are missing inset stone in forehead.
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