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December 01, 2016

LOT 392

Lot 392

Two Chinese Export Armorial Teapots, 18th Century

Two Chinese Export Armorial Teapots, 18th Century
Lot 392 Details
Two Chinese Export Armorial Teapots, 18th Century

Including arms of Van der Burch and Van Reede
largest 5" x 8.5" — 12.7 x 21.6 cm.
firing flaws, gilt losses to lid finials, spouts and handles, Van der Burch teapot with hairline 7.5 cm down the body (left of handle)

Estimate $300-$500

Realised: $330
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?


For condition information please contact the specialist.

LOT 392

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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