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Pair of Export Porcelain Covered Vases

Auction:
2880B
Lot:
2
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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2880B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
February 27, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Pair of Export Porcelain Covered Vases, China, early 19th century, the baluster-form vases with polychrome cornucopia, flowers, and butterflies, and gilt foo-dragon handles, the lids with flower finial, (repair), ht. 8 3/4 in.
Estimate $600-800

One vase with hairline crack at rim and lid with staple repair and rim chips, the other lid with repaired finial.


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.

Keywords

China, Chinese export porcelain, Chinese porcelain, Decorative arts, Economic history of China, Vase

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