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A pair of Chinese yellow glazed dishes. Kangxi period (1662-1722). Photo: Christie's Images Ltd., 2010

Each covered in a translucent bright yellow glaze, Mei yu zhi zhen (Treasure of the beautiful jade) underglaze blue mark to the base, 8¼in. (21cm.) diam. (2). Est. £1,500 - £2,000

Christie's Interiors. 20 July 2010. London, South Kensington www.christies.com