819 Sold Rare Pair of Famille Rose 'lotus-leaf' Libation cups Guangxu marks

These are a very Rare Pair of Chinese Famille Rose 'lotus-leaf' Libation cups. Guangxu marks, dated by inscription to 1908 and of the period. Modelled in the shape of a lotus blossom with incised overlapping petals outlined in black enamel and filled with shades of pink,the outer row of petals rising to form the gently flared wall of the vessel, the yellow-dotted stamen pierced with a small circular aperture leading up into the hollow lime-green stem that forms the handle.These are rare items and rarely come up for sale and always achieve high prices.


Height 4" (10cm) Width 6" (15cm) Max Diam 5" (12.5cm)   Item Sold