Lot 284: A PAIR OF CHINESE PORCELAIN BOTTLE VASES QING DYNASTY, CIRCA 1800
December 8, 2016
Melbourne, AustraliaLive Auction
A PAIR OF CHINESE PORCELAIN BOTTLE VASES
QING DYNASTY, CIRCA 1800
Each decorated with a dragon and carp in iron red, and gilt against a ground of breaking waves, 29cm high, (chips)
Provenance: Accompanied by certificate of authencity by Charlotte Horstmann & Gerald Godfrey Ltd
1 - 1cm diameter circular chip to rim; darkened vertical hairline crack extending from the rim down the neck approx. 5cm long
Light rubbing to gilding
Seal mark clear
2- Chip to foot rim approx. 1.5cm long; light rubbing to gilding; seal mark clear
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