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Blue and White Cup and Dish

Auction:
2992B
Lot:
264
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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2992B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 18, 2017 11:00AM

Description:

Blue and White Cup and Dish, China, the tall upturned bell-shape cup with slightly flared rim, resting on a raised foot, the exterior decorated with a broad diaper band with four floral designs, conch shell mark in a double ring on base, the dish, low bowl-shape with rounded bottom and flared rim, the interior decorated with a four-petaled panel against a floral ground, the exterior with three floral sprays, one-character mark reading "bu" in a double ring on base, cup ht. 2 7/8, dish dia. 4 3/4 in.
Estimate $300-500

a chip to cup rim, minor fritting to dish rim, minor glazing flaws with firing cracks, pockmarks, and bumps.


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.

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China, Arts, Decorative arts, Diapering, Mechanical engineering, Rim, Visual arts, Wheels

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