A pair of Chinese silver solifleur (for one flower) vases, decorated with chrysanthemum in openwork. The original inserts made of clear glass. Marked on the base. Condition: fine, one insert chipped. Dimension: height: 10.1 cm, weight of silver: 72 g.
Two small repousse silver cups with engraved
decoration and dragon handles. One side with a dragon amidst clouds the other side with two figures in a landscape, in the center a shield shaped monogram plate, the sides with flower panels. The bases with maker's mark "HC" standing for Hung Chong who worked in the late 19th and early 20th century in Canton and Shanghai. Condition: good. Dimension: 3.6 cm high, 7 cm long with handles, weight: 72 g.
Small pewter tea pot with engraved decoration of flowers and Chinese characters. Cover with a knob in the shape of a foo dog. Base with mark. Condition: few tiny dents, leaking. Dimension: 17.8 cm high, weight: 594 g.
Made of pewter with three small and one large trumpet-shaped vases, finely engraved with phoenixes and dragons among waves and flowers. Marked "Huikee Pewter Swatow". Condition: few dents and traces of usage, little warped. Dimension: 35.5 cm high, weight: 1'400 g.