Pair late Ming blanc de chine reticulated cups
3in., 8cms. diam.
Chongzheng, circa 1640
Price: This item has been sold
A pair of Chinese Dehua blanc
de chine reticulated 'lingong'
cups, the sides carved with
openwork peonies, with
cashcoin reticulated bases.
Perfect condition.
Compare two other examples in
S Marchant & Son Blanc de
Chine exhibitions (1985, pl.83
and 1994, pl.71)

Nicholas S Pitcher | Chinese Antiques, Porcelain, Pottery and Bronzes