Asian Art Online Auction

August 25, 2016

LOT 103

Lot 103

Butterfly Bowl, Republic Period

Butterfly Bowl, Republic Period
Lot 103 Details
Butterfly Bowl, Republic Period

Heavily potted on a raised foot, decorated throughout with a vibrant floral butterfly motif
diameter 9.9" — 25.2 cm.

Estimate $150-$250

Realised: $96
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report

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Butterfly Bowl, Republic Period
  • Butterfly Bowl, Republic Period


minor losses to enamel, in overall excellent condition

LOT 103

About Condition Ratings

  • 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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