A large Imari charger decorated in underglaze blue and iron-red enamels with gilding, the well painted with a vase of peony and chrysanthemum, the border with shaped reserves of cranes perched in blossoming cherry trees. Diameter: 45.7 cm. c. 1700.
A large Chinese silver handmirror with repousse decoration of dragons, clouds and bamboo, the handle with a large ring for suspension. Marked: Wang Hing. Length: 29.0 cm.; width: 20.5 cm. Weight (incl. mirror glass) 808 gr. Late 19th cent.
Staining and losses to reverse of mirror glass. No damage.