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CHINESE HORN AND TORTOISESHELL

pnc202

PLAIN HORN BOWL

 

A plain horn bowl, the everted lip rim over gently in-curving sides. The base with shallow foot rim. The interior with plain circular silver medallion marked WR.
Chinese, 19th century
Diam: 3.7 ins (9.5 cms)

 

Ref: PNC/202

 

 pnc193

TORTOISESHELL NEEDLECASE

 

A cylindrical tortoiseshell needle case, the exterior decorated in shallow relief with a series of typical Chinese landscape designs containing figures moving amongst pavilions and bridges.
Made for European export
Chinese, early 19th century
Length: 6.1 ins (15.5 cms)

 

 

Ref: PNC/193