Asian Art Online Auction

July 12, 2012

LOT 63

Lot 63

Pair of Swatow Blue and White Plates, 19th Century

Pair of Swatow Blue and White Plates, 19th Century
Lot 63 Details
Pair of Swatow Blue and White Plates, 19th Century

The shallow sides rising towards a wide rim, the interior densely patterned
diameter 10.8" — 27.5 cm.

Estimate $200-$300

Realised: $156
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report


one with four hairline cracks and one firing crack; the other no condition problems noted

LOT 63

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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