Lot 78: PAIR OF PORCELAIN BOWL IN ORIGINAL BOX
11 November 2016
Marietta, GA, USALive Auction
Both Chinese porcelain rice bowls finely potted with gently rounded sides rising from a short countersunk foot, Both exterior hand painted in famille rose design of pavilions within waterside landscape scene beneath a fine gilt ring around the lip. The clay fine and exquisite, the glaze smooth with a moist appearance, the finishing meticulous.
Both bowls are perfectly fitted in a cushioned wooden box, with orange-brownish metallic thread linen cushion, and silver floral motif against aubergine silk exterior.
Mark on base, a seal mark, of six blue script -ZhuanShu- characters, JiaQing Reign Period of Great Qing.
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Dimensions: Dimension: 2"H x 4-3/4" Diam (each) (box):4"H x 12-3/4" L
Date: Qing Dynasty