Second rare Chinese bowl found

A retired businessman has found the twin to a rare Chinese bowl which fetched almost two hundred thousands pounds at auction.

Rare Chinese bowl fails to sell at auction

Chinese bowl
This bowl was expected to fetch £200,000 at auction Credit: ITV Meridian

A rare Chinese bowl has failed to sell at auction in Canterbury, despite its identical twin selling for nearly £200,000. The matching Imperial Chinese bowl was part of a collection formerly owned by a businessman from Charing.

The first bowl in a presentation pack
The first bowl in a presentation pack Credit: The Canterbury Auction Galleries

Second rare bowl could fetch up to £200k

Second rare Chinese bowl
A second rare Chinese bowl is up for auction Credit: ITV Meridian

A retired businessman has found the twin to a rare Chinese bowl which fetched almost two hundred thousands pounds at auction. The second bowl could go for the same amount when it goes under the hammer in Canterbury next week.

Click here to find out more about the unlikely discovery of the first bowl.

Auction house
The rare Chinese vase goes up for auction in Canterbury next week
Rare Chinese bowl
The first bowl in a presentation pack Credit: The Canterbury Auction Galleries

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