Lot 329: PAIR OF LARGE CHINESE PORCELAIN FLOOR VASES 153cm highPlatinum House
July 23, 2014
Edinburgh, United KingdomLive Auction
PAIR OF LARGE CHINESE PORCELAIN FLOOR VASES
each of baluster form with a fluted neck, decorated with blue and white panels depicting figures in landscape settings, with six character mark to the neck, but later (2)
- One vase with a crack running from the neck down into the body, with resulting chips and losses.
- Otherwise, no notable or major damage
- Some small chips and nicks
- Surface dirt and dust
- Impressive scale
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