Asian Art

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LOT 134

Lot 134

A Canton Enamel Export 'Ma Gu Xian Shou' Box and Cover, 19th Century, Qianlong Mark

A Canton Enamel Export 'Ma Gu Xian Shou' Box and Cover, 19th Century, Qianlong Mark
Lot 134 Details
A Canton Enamel Export 'Ma Gu Xian Shou' Box and Cover, 19th Century, Qianlong Mark

清 十九世纪 广彩外销'麻姑献寿'彩瓷盖盒 「乾隆年制」底款

Of rectangular form, the exterior painted with florals and a cartouche of the well-known Chinese depiction of 'ma gu xian shou' or "wishes of longevity from Magu'
length 6.3 in — 16 cm

Estimate $400-$600

Realised: $168
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report

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A Canton Enamel Export 'Ma Gu Xian Shou' Box and Cover, 19th Century, Qianlong Mark
  • A Canton Enamel Export 'Ma Gu Xian Shou' Box and Cover, 19th Century, Qianlong Mark
  • A Canton Enamel Export 'Ma Gu Xian Shou' Box and Cover, 19th Century, Qianlong Mark
  • A Canton Enamel Export 'Ma Gu Xian Shou' Box and Cover, 19th Century, Qianlong Mark

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CONDITION DETAILS

scratches and minor loss to enamel

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  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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