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September 16, 2016 11:00 AMCalender

Near Pair of Famille Rose Cups and Saucers

Auction: Asian Works Of Art - 2927BLocation: BostonDate / Time: September 16, 2016 11:00AM


Near Pair of Famille Rose Cups and Saucers, China, late 19th century, upturned bell shape, resting on a raised foot, the cup decorated with the "Eight Buddhist Symbols" grouped in pairs below an orange band with gilt scroll design, the saucer with additional shou character in a circular molded well and four bats to the exterior, six-character Qianlong mark to each base, cup ht. 1 3/4, dia. 2 1/8, saucer dia. 4 1/4 in.
Estimate $300-500

normal wear with fine surface scratches and surface stain, gilt and enamel loss to some areas.

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