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December 01, 2016

LOT 393

Lot 393

A Group of Three Chinese Export Pieces, 18th Century

A Group of Three Chinese Export Pieces, 18th Century
Lot 393 Details
A Group of Three Chinese Export Pieces, 18th Century

largest 5.5" x 8" — 14 x 20.3 cm.

Estimate $300-$500

Realised: $252
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report


Firing flaws, teapot with gilt loss from moulded foliate borders, spout chips, creamer with three lid chips, one spout chip, gilt loss from finial

LOT 393

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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