Lot 215. A pair of famille rose 'Eight Immortals' wine cups, Iron-red Daoguang seal marks and of the period (1821-1850). Estimate £3,000 - 5,000. Sold for £3,750 (€4,433). Photo: Bonhams.
Of octagonal form with each side depicting one of the Eight Daoist Immortals and their attributes, all above a band of crashing waves, the rims gilt. Each 6.3cm (2 1/2in) diam. (2).