Chinese Export Silver Bowls (2) BIRDS IN GARDEN HUNG CHONG
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CHINESE EXPORT SILVER BOWLS (2) c1890 HUNG CHONG BIRDS IN GARDEN
A set of late 19th century Chinese export silver rice bowls.Selling our 40 year personal collection of Chinese Export Silver. From Hung Chong Co. Kerr family crest, raised hand with star and motto translated we fear nothing. Tapering circular form reeded rim Beautifully pierced and then hand chased song bird perched alone and in couples amidst bamboo garden, others soaring skyward. Twelve birds each distinct from the others, including two decorating the base. Chinese export silver bowls 5 inches set weighs 9 1/2 (standard) ounces. Signed for Hung Chong Co. Excellent condition. Lustreous silver patina throughout. Retains original brilliant detail. Stands firm on table. Massachusetts residents are subject to sales tax.