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A pair of Qing dynasty sprinklers with later metal mounts, China, 19th/20th century. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd., 2010.

Of rounded form and of royal blue colour, the metal mounts to foot, and rising from the upper shoulder to stoppered lid - 10 3/4in (27.4cm) high (2). Est. £1,200 - £1,500. Price Realized £3,000

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A group of Qing dynasty sprinklers with later metal mounts, China, 19th/20th century. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd., 2010.

Of rounded forms, with mounts to foot and neck - tallest 10 1/2in (26.6cm) (5). Est. £1,000 - £1,500. Price Realized £3,000

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A Kangxi export ware turquoise glazed vase with later metal mounts, China, 17th century. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd., 2010.

Of baluster form, with metal mounts extending down the neck in a series of engraved floral lobes, with fitted lid - 9 3/4in (24.8cm) high. Est. £2,000 - £3,000. Price Realized £2,125

Christie's. Indian and Islamic Works of Art. 16 April 2010. London, South Kensington www.christies.com