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    A CHINESE CLOISONNE OIL LAMP
    Maker unknown, c.1920

    The undulating form depicting a dragon with upturned gilt metal head, the separate blue-scaled body with red, pink and white flames emitting from its leg joints, gilt metal spine ridge, elbows, feet, and tail, the brass tubular connector of the head with impressed with number 40, no maker's marked found


    Condition Report*: Bryan Abbott: Normal signs of wear as appropriate with age, old repair or small crack in lower corner of the neck, gilded surfaces with wear and uncleaned, small holes due to production flaws
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    March, 2005
    20th Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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