01-31-2013 01-31-2013
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
2632M Marlborough
January 31, 2013 10:00AMCalender
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Rose Medallion Moonflask

$650$650
Auction: Asian Works Of Art - 2632M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: January 31, 2013 10:00AM

Description:

Rose Medallion Moonflask, China, 19th/20th century, the central roundel painted with figures on one side, reverse with flowers and butterflies, surrounded by birds and cartouches depicting flowers and butterflies on floral ground, gilt bat-formed handles to the shoulder, ht. 14 in.
Estimate $400-600

restorations to neck; surface wear, loss of gilt and enamels, chips to foot rim


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Keywords

Rose Medallion Moonflask, China, Botany, Chinese ceramics, Flower, Lepidoptera, Reproduction