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CHINESE HORN AND TORTOISESHELL
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.
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.