Early Chinese silver pepper or pounce pot by Cumshing 1780-1820 of a dragon holding the Pearl of Wisdom.

Early Chinese silver pepper pot Cum Shing

£650.00Price
  • Early Chinese silver pepper or pounce pot by Cumshing 1780 - 1820. The pot depicts a dragon holding the "Pearl of Wisdom"; the pearl being the top of the pot. The detail on the dragon is excellent. The pot has a very nice patina. The top screws off with a well made threaded system which is in excellent condition.
    The bottom of the pot has some shallow dents which are not visible when placed on a surface(please see photograph)

    Height 7.4 cms
    Width base 4.5 cms
    Width across head of dragon 3cms
    Weight 52 grams

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