FINE PAIR OF CHINESE SILVER FILIGREE FANS, WITH EUROPEAN SILVERED AND GILT BRONZE STANDS
the filigree fans composed of fifty fan filigree panels of scroll and foliate with various panels of country scenes and buildings, when folded closed held within a chased 'case' with Chinese scenes and scrolling panels, both set on adjustable simple cylindrical stem above three section gilt and silvered bronze bases supported by griffins and with classical Chinese motifs within cartouches (2)
Fans 35cm wide, stands (excluding fans) 48cm high
Estimate £8,000-12,000

Sold for £15,000 (buyer's premium included)