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Four Blue and White Items

Auction:
2872T
Lot:
2064
Sold for:
$308$250

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Auction:
Discovery - 2872T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
December 10, 2015 10:00AM

Description:

Four Blue and White Items, China, an octagonal cabinet vase decorated with dragons in the clouds on each side, with a ninth dragon on the base; a small seal paste box decorated with a dragon on the cover, and a wave motif on the base, with a four-character Qianlong mark on base; and two small Ming dynasty-style blue and white bowls, one with a floral motif to the interior, dia. to 5 1/8 in.
Estimate $500-700

crack and repair to box, interior marked under glaze, hairline at rim of smal bowl.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

China, Blue and white porcelain, Chi, Chinese ceramics, Chinese culture, Chinese mythology, Chinese porcelain, Dragon, Ming dynasty, Porcelain, Pottery, Qianlong Emperor, Seal

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