Lot 451: PAIR OF PROSPEROUS MEDALLION PORCELAIN WINE CUPS
November 12, 2016
Marietta, GA, USALive Auction
Description: A finely potted, of deep vessel body, steep side wall emerged from the round cavetto, raised on concave narrow foot base. Banded with gilt overglaze ring along the outer lip. The exterior decorated with four medallions, each enclosing an iron-red character, set in a Chinese phrase FuLuShouXi, a prosperous phrase, surrounded by five colorful Fu bats before ruyi patterns and gilt ring. All reserved against dense of key fret pattern diaper. Banded with interlocking ruyi motif under the rim. All set over pale-yellow ground. The interior painted with dense of stylized floral motif against carmine-red underglazed ground. The underside decorated a painting of Scholars precious, show ruyi scepter, ribbon knotted scroll, and a brush.
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Dimensions: Dimension: 2-1/4" H x 2" Diam. (each)