Lot 195: PROPERTY OF A NOBLE GENOESE FAMILY AT CASTELLO MONTALTO PAVESE, ITALY, A CONTINENTAL PORCELAIN IMARI CIRCULAR TUREEN AND COVER, PROBABLY SAMSON |
January 19, 2017
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: the rounded sides rising from a tapered foot to a straight rim, painted with panels of peony, chrysanthemum and other flowers divided by wavy borders in underglaze blue and gilt, the domed cover similarly decorated
In overall good condition and appearance. Some very minor typical surface abrasion and wear to gilding only.
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Dimensions: 36.5 cm, 14 1/4 in.