Lot 188: PAIR OF FAMILE VERTE SAUCER DISHES KANGXI PERIOD 27.2cm diam
November 8, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
PAIR OF FAMILE VERTE SAUCER DISHES
decorated in polychrome enamels and gilt with branches of chrysanthemum issuing from weathered rocks, arranged radially around a central medallion enclosing a further chrysanthemum flower, the base with a civilian kiln mark within a double-ring (2)
- One dish has a crack acros the full diameter as wel as further hairline rim cracks, it has been staple repaired
- The other dish has two hairline rim cracks, the longer one circa 7cm in length
- Chips and nicks to the rims, the mouth rims are metal-mounted, so that the chips/nicks are not easily noticeable
- Some signs of age and wear
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