Lot 857: Two Chinese blue and white bottle vases and two similar teabowls and saucers, Kangxi period, ?cm
November 30, 2016
Lewes, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: Two Chinese blue and white bottle vases and two similar teabowls and saucers, Kangxi period, each painted with Long Eliza figures, floral borders, ?cm
Both miniature bottle vases have damage, one the neck has been broken off and restuck and has a restoration to a rim chip and accompanying crack and the second has restoration to a rim chip with fine crack and large chip to the base, the 2 teabowls and saucers have some fritting around the edge and the foot with tiny glaze losses typical on these items, only one of the saucers matches the 2 teabowls.
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