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Lot 0045
A PAIR OF UNUSUAL CHINESE PARCEL GILT AND POLYCHROME OVERGLAZE ENAMELED WHITE PORCELAIN VASES, 19TH CENTURY, each of shaped baluster form and sides centering overglaze birds and butterflies flying amidst blossoming foliage in shades of brown and iron red with gilt details throughout, continuing to a short flaring neck with a flat rim, above a conforming base incorporating scrolling feet. Height: 15 3/4" Diameter: 7"

Condition

One has old hairline from rim to middle of neck, each has either an old staple repaired foot, or an old restored foot, overglaze decoration has areas of surface and gilding wear as well as some flaking loss throughout, normal kiln firing flaws. Simpson Galleries strongly encourages in-person inspection of items by the bidder. Statements by Simpson Galleries regarding the condition of objects are for guidance only and should not be relied upon as statements of fact and do not constitute a representation, warranty, or assumption of liability by Simpson Galleries. All lots offered are sold "AS IS."

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A PAIR OF UNUSUAL CHINESE PARCEL GILT AND POLYCHROME

Estimate $300 - $500Sep 10, 2016