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Early 19th Century Chinese Export Mother of Pearl Butterfly Wine Label 'Sherry'
CHINA TRADE c1840
An early 19th century Chinese Export Mother of Pearl Wine Label made in the form of a butterfly and carved with oriental figures in landscape scenes surrounding a name plate engraved for Sherry.

Unmarked, c1840
Price £150.00
Condition In good condition with no damage or repair, a flake to the reverse of the label is a natural fault.
Height 34  mm (1.34 inches)
Width 59  mm (2.32 inches)
Country China
Stock Code TRS180517.1072F
Medium Mother of Pearl
Literature See: Wine Labels 1730 - 2003 by John Salter, fig 1277, page 337, where this label is illustrated.

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