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Tall Square Pewter Vase

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2885B
Lot:
75
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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2885B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 19, 2016 11:00AM

Description:

Tall Square Pewter Vase, China, 20th century, with tapering sides and rounded shoulder, flaring mouth with straight rim, resting on a soldered two-tiered stem foot, decorated in applied brass with auspicious plants on four sides and a band of banana leaf lappet around the neck, "made in Hong Kong" mark to base, with a square wood stand, ht. 18 1/4 in.

Provenance: The pewter collection of Ruth Raymond, Beacon Hill, who began collecting in the 1940s.
Estimate $400-600

minor surface scratches, small parts of applied details detached from the pewter body.


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

Ruth Raymond, Decorative arts, Pewter, Pottery, Vase, China

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