Pair of Chinese Export Porcelain Loving Cups
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Pair of Chinese Export Porcelain Loving Cups, c. 1790, each with ovoid body painted on either side with an egg-shaped pendant with gilt "FWP" monogram suspended from a red, green, and gilt bowknot, the rim ornamented with delicate flower swags and gilt sawtooth borders, with entwined reeded strap handles with floral and leafy terminals heightened in red, puce, and gilding, raised on a domed circular pedestal base, (imperfections), ht. 7 3/4 in.
Lacking probable covers, one with 10 small rim chips, and 1/2 in. rimline; the other with about an 8 in. curved hairline from rim, and a 1/2 in. rim line.
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