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Six Chinese Export Porcelain Mugs

Auction:
2918T
Lot:
1108
Sold for:
$492$400

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Auction:
Discovery - 2918T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 09, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Six Chinese Export Porcelain Mugs, 18th and 19th century, (imperfections), ht. to 6 in.

Note: Proceeds from the sale of the collections will be used by the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, Williamsburg, Virginia, exclusively for the acquisition of art and antiques to be exhibited in its art museums and historic buildings.
Estimate $250-350

four have restoration and repairs to the handles cracks and crazing to two mugs, and touchups to the decoration of most.


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

Colonial Williamsburg, DeWitt Wallace Decorative Arts Museum, National Register of Historic Places in Williamsburg, Virginia, Porcelain, Williamsburg, Williamsburg, Virginia

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