A very rare and extremely stylish large chinoiserie montieth bowl, elegantly hand engraved with rural life scenes alternating around stylish matt panels. The bowl has two elegant drop ring handles which are applied to a lion mask motifs. The bowl has a detachable rim which has glass holders incorporated into its overall design with additional chinoiserie engraving throughout. The centre front of the bowl has a ornate contemporary armorial for importance.
Weight: 95.7 troy ounces/2977 grams
Height: 7.25 inches/18.5cm
Diameter: 13 inches/33cm
Condition: Excellent throughout