Antique Chinese Bronze hand-made plate with gilded Dragon, birds and flowers. With chased and punched decoration and thick layer gilding by 14 Karat gold (tested by a jeweler). Vessels such as these were made for formal entertaining. Possibly was made in lower reaches of. Diameter: 17 cm = 6.75 inches.
Similar plate is exposed in Metropolitan museum, in New York, USA. The item "Antique Chinese Bronze hand-made plate with gilded Dragon, Song/Yuan dynasty" is in sale since Friday, May 18, 2012. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\China\Plates".
The seller is "ukr10" and is located in Clearwater Beach, Florida. This item can be shipped worldwide.