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Ten Pieces of Chinese Export Porcelain

Auction:
2880B
Lot:
5
Sold for:
$923$750

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

Description:

Ten Pieces of Chinese Export Porcelain, early 19th century, a mug with eagle on the front, five teacups, and four saucers, (imperfections), ht. to 4 1/2 in.
Estimate $400-600

Eagle mug: A tiny nick in the rim, rim and handle gilding worn, rim enamel has losses.
Ship cup: No obvious chips, cracks, or evidence of repair, rim gilding worn.
Other pieces not examined.


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

Ceramic materials, Chinese export porcelain, Chinese porcelain, Drinkware, Porcelain, Pottery, Teacup, Teaware

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