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Twenty-three Assorted Chinese Export Porcelain Teaware Items

Auction:
2482
Lot:
145
Sold for:
$4,444$3,750

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2482
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 08, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Twenty-three Assorted Chinese Export Porcelain Teaware Items, late 18th/early 19th century, a set of eleven matching items, monogrammed with a sepia eagle motif: two large teabowls and three matching saucers, three small teabowls with three matching saucers; three small teabowls with sepia spreadwing eagle and shield under a rayed gilt-starred arch, and two saucers and a tea caddy with a similar design; a saucer with en grisaille American eagle and shield, a demitasse cup and saucer with ship motif; two demitasse cups with figures of "Liberty" and "Justice," a covered tea caddy with a sepia eagle in a round reserve, (imperfections), ht. 2 1/8-5 3/4 in.
Estimate $400-600

eleven matching items, monogrammed with a sepia eagle motif: two large teabowls-both with hairlines, one with small rim chips; three matching saucers- one with small chip and hairline; three small teabowls-one with small rim chip; with three matching saucers- one wi1 in. hairline; three small teabowls with sepia spreadwing eagle and shield under a rayed gilt-starred arch- all with hairlines; two saucers- gilt wear; and a tea caddy with a similar design- lip chip, lacking cover; a saucer with en grisaille American eagle and shield- good; a demitasse cup and saucer with ship motif- cup with crack, rim chip, lacking handle, saucer w/ small rim chip; two demitasse cups with figures of "Liberty" and "Justice,"- one with two 2 1/2 in hairlines; a covered tea caddy with a sepia eagle in a round reserve- 1/4 in. chip on cover edge.

Keywords

Justice, Liberty, Demitasse, Drinkware, Kitchenware, Saucer, Sepia, Tea caddy, Teaware

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