This pair with red Daoguang reign mark on its base were wedding gifts from Emperor Daoguang to Court Officials and faithful Chinese representatives overseas.
In the Qing Imperial Court Custom, Red is for auspicious occassions and black for funeral.
This pair once belonged to an old prominent Chinese family whose ancestor was a Chinese Community leader during Emperor Daoguang reign.
Height approximately 60cm. in perfect condition except a firing clean cut line on the tail of the fu dog on the left vase.
Price : POA