A rare Chinese porcelain Wang Bing Rong-style 'nine dragons' opium pipe in fine wooden box, late 19th C.


L.: 46,5 cm (the pipe)
Dim.: 49,5 x 8,5 x 7,5 cm (the box)

Mounted on both ends with enamelled silver.

- An Australian private collection.
- Acquired at Aguttes, Paris, Feb. 28, 2014, lot 161. (Sold EUR 36.975) (link)
- Part of the collection of Monsieur Blanchet, France, where it was noted to be part of the collection already in 1917.

 Condition: (UV-checked)
- Excellent, with normal superficial wear to the bronze mount.

- 全品,銅鑲口正常磨損痕跡。

Estimate: € 6000 - € 12000