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

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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.