Decorative Arts Online Auction

May 18, 2017

LOT 106

Lot 106

Bow Powder Blue Ground Plate, c.1760

Bow Powder Blue Ground Plate, c.1760
Lot 106 Details
Bow Powder Blue Ground Plate, c.1760

diameter 7.9" — 20 cm.
painted pseudo-Chinese six character mark in underglaze blue

Estimate $75-$150

Realised: $204
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report


Dr. Gerald Higgins Collection, Edmonton


small restoration

LOT 106

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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