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Pair of Cloisonne Gu Vases

Auction:
2762B
Lot:
474
Sold for:
$308$250

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2762B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 22, 2014 11:00AM

Description:

Pair of Cloisonne Gu Vases, China, 19th/20th century, decorated with stylized animal mask motifs against a blue ground in the middle, the stem and mouth with lotus designs again a light blue ground, the rim with a border of meander motif, six-character Kangxi mark to base, ht. 13 3/8 in.
Estimate $500-800

in good condition with minor loss of enamel, surface stain, metal rusting and encrustations.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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China, metal rusting

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