Antique Chinese Export Sterling Silver Hip Flask, Dragon Motif, Republic Period For SaleA stunning Chinese Export Solid Sterling Silver flask dating from the republic period. The front of the flask is beautifully engraved with a writhing dragon and stylized clouds.
The screw top lid contains a cork seal to make the flask watertight. The rear of the flask is initialed and inscribed. See photos for details.The flask is a nice size and measures 5 5/8 inches tall, 3 1/8 inches wide by 5/8 of an inch thick.
The flask weighs 163 grams. The flask is very good condition. There are no splits, repairs, or leaks. The lid is watertight. There are a couple of small, inconspicuous dents to the flask. The flask is ready for use.
This is a genuine antique and is obviously not like new, it has a patina that only develops over time. This is a fantastic and highly desirable piece that would grace any collection. Please email me with any questions.
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