- Dimension: Height: 11 in (27.9 cm) Width: 7 3/4 in (19.7 cm)
- Estimate From: $800
- Estimate To: $1800
Exquisitely modelled in the form of two joined double gourd vases with openwork filigree designs, the body overall decorated with smaller gourds borne on meandering stems with kingfisher-feather inlaid leaves, the middle section inlaid with two bands of gem and pearl beads, each stopper decorated with a cricket perching on the stem end. Qing Dynasty period.
Provenance: Property from a Los Angeles private collection