Ming Dynasty, ‘A parcel-gilt ladle with silver inlay’, Ming Dynasty, 16th, 17th century, Other, Parcel-gilt with, silver inlay, Maria Kiang Chinese Art
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A parcel-gilt ladle with silver inlay, Ming Dynasty, 16th, 17th century

Parcel-gilt with, silver inlay
7 7/10 in diameter
19.5 cm diameter
.
Location
Hong Kong
About the work
MKC
Maria Kiang Chinese Art
Hong Kong

The bronze ladle handle is cast in the shape of a thin bamboo reed, with silver inlay on the nodes …

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Ming Dynasty, ‘A parcel-gilt ladle with silver inlay’, Ming Dynasty, 16th, 17th century, Other, Parcel-gilt with, silver inlay, Maria Kiang Chinese Art
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The bronze ladle handle is cast in the shape of a thin bamboo reed, with silver inlay on the nodes and gilding along the joints. Gilt bamboo leaves flank the back of the ladle, issuing a cluster of lingzhis finely enhanced with silver inlay.The base of the handle has a six-character mark incised in archaic script that …

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Ming Dynasty

A parcel-gilt ladle with silver inlay, Ming Dynasty, 16th, 17th century

Parcel-gilt with, silver inlay
7 7/10 in diameter
19.5 cm diameter
.
Location
Hong Kong
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