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December 01, 2016

LOT 488

Lot 488

A Celadon Glaze ‘Strings’ Vase, Qianlong Mark

A Celadon Glaze ‘Strings’ Vase, Qianlong Mark
Lot 488 Details
A Celadon Glaze ‘Strings’ Vase, Qianlong Mark

11.8" x 7.3" — 30 x 18.5 cm.

Estimate $300-$500

Realised: $240
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report


Firing flaws, overall good condition

LOT 488

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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