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Large Beige and Blue Plate

Auction:
2927B
Lot:
29
Sold for:
$923$750

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2927B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 16, 2016 11:00AM

Description:

Large Beige and Blue Plate, Morocco, possibly 18th/19th century, with rounded well and slanted sides, on a short splayed foot, decorated with floral medallions in the well encircled with bands of arabesque designs in blue and iron brown underglaze, ht. 13 1/2, dia. 12 3/8 in.

Provenance: The estate of Marion E. James.
Estimate $1,500-2,000

multiple chips to rim and foot, hairline cracks to the exterior, glazing flaws.


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

Marion E. James, Arabesque, Ceramic glaze, Islamic art, Moorish architecture, Ornaments, Plate, Pottery, Morocco

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