Cantonese ‘Straits Chinese’ -Rose Medallion- candlestick with dragon, c.1880
Unusual ‘Straits Chinese’ / Cantonese / Chinese porcelain candlestick, the simple cylindrical form modelled with an entwined dragon, the whole with typical ‘Rose Medallion’ style painted decoration of flowers, fruit & birds on a green ground.
Unmarked, circa 1880
22cm high, base 12cm
Minor wear only
Candlesticks are rarely seen