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Mottahedeh Blue Canton Gravy Boat with Lid and Underplate. Licensed by the Historic Charleston Foundation. Dimensions:Underplate 5.50" x 7.50" x 1"H. Gravy 7" x 5" x 5" high. The gravy boat is in excellent, like new condition. To ship 2 pds 5 oz pds. PROVENANCE: The Private Estate of a Atlanta, Georgia Antiques Dealer.The most fashionable tables in the early American Republic were set with blue and white “Canton” or “Nanking” wares, named for the great Chinese trading ports from which they came. Chinese blue and white porcelain was in demand in this country well into the nineteenth century and has become a part of the heritage of many American families. Blue Canton faithfully recaptures this centuries-old tradition and taste.

Condition

excellent

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MOTTAHEDEH BLUE CANTON GRAVY BOAT W UNDERPLATE

Estimate $300 - $350Oct 23, 2016
Starting Price $5
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Ships fromMt. Pleasant, SC, US