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Three Clobbered Gilt Blue Fitzhugh Chinese Export Porcelain Items

Auction:
2509
Lot:
351
Sold for:
$1,896$1,600

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2509
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 14, 2010 3:00PM

Description:

Three Clobbered Gilt Blue Fitzhugh Chinese Export Porcelain Items, early 19th century, each with gilt underglaze with Fitzhugh pattern and blue trellis borders, a basin embellished with animals, flowers, and Taoist emblems, a water bottle embellished with flowers mounted as a lamp, and an oblong covered soap dish with drainer insert embellished with flowers, (imperfections), basin ht. 5, dia. 16 3/8, bottle ht. 24 3/4 overall, soap dish ht. 3 in.
Estimate $200-250

Basin- hairlines on base 1 1/2 in. hairline on rim; Bottle- hole drilled on bottom for electric cord; Soap dish- just some gilt wear around dish rim, other wise very good condition.

Keywords

Chinese export porcelain, Chinese porcelain, Soap dish

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