Chinese silver bud vase
Chinese silver bud vase, cherry tree repousse decoration, center cartouche engraved and dated "Marion, 17th April 1898". Asian marks and pseudohallmarks. 7-3/8" H. 3.22 oz troy. Note: inscription refers to Marion Hellyer Liddell, ancestor of consignor and wife of John Liddell, a member of Liddell family firm that owned shipping warehouses and land in China until 1949. Late 19th century.
Overall very good condition.