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Six Chinese Export Porcelain Plates

Auction:
2642M
Lot:
1054
Sold for:
$550$550

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Auction:
Discovery - 2642M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
March 14, 2013 10:00AM

Description:

Six Chinese Export Porcelain Plates, including a pair of tobacco leaf soups, dia. 9; a pair of flower and butterfly plates, dia. 8; a flower-form dish, dia. 6; and a scalloped-edge plate with green ground, dia. 7 in.
Estimate $400-600

Peeling glazes in places. Soups: crazing, some areas of paint/glaze loss, possible retouch. Butterfly plates: Gilt loss to edges, one with hairline accross 1/4 of plate. Green: Surface wear, good. Floriform: paint loss, repairs.


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

paint/glaze loss, Ceramic engineering, Ceramic glazes, Crazing, Dia, Glaze, Polymers, Pottery, Roofs, Visual arts

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