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Two Rose Mandarin Chinese Export Porcelain Covered Water Bottles

Auction:
2509
Lot:
359
Sold for:
$1,541$1,300

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

Description:

Two Rose Mandarin Chinese Export Porcelain Covered Water Bottles, 19th century, similar in form, one bottle embellished with 100 Antiques motifs, the other decorated with flowers and butterflies, (imperfections), ht. 14 1/4, 14 3/4 in.
Estimate $400-600

Bottle 1, Hundred antiques-finial and rim on cover repainted with gold paint, repairs around cover rim, repaired crack on bottle neck to rim; Bottle 2 w/flowers & butterflies- finial and rim on cover repainted with gold paint, repairs around cover rim, cover fitter rim replaced with brass cylinder, repaired crack on bottle neck to rim.

Keywords

Rose Mandarin, gold paint, Bottle, Business, Glass bottles

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