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Late 18thC Qing Dynasty CANTON ENAMEL BOWL

Late 18thC Qing Dynasty CANTON ENAMEL BOWL


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Directory: Antiques: Decorative Art: Enamel: Pre 1800: Item # 1227955

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 $1,790.00 
A late 18thC Qing Dynasty Canton enamel bowl. This high quality bowl has original gilding and it dates to circa 1770 - 1800. This lobed quatrefoil shaped bowl measures 7-3/4" x 6-1/4" and it is 3-1/8" in height. The enamelling is particularly fine, done to the Chinese taste. The rim of the bowl retains much of its original gilding. The interior is a pale blue enamel, the bottom is speckled white. The upper rim has a Greek key design border. While it doesn't appear to have been much used other than decoratively, this bowl was likely made to be a jardiniere, and may have been used as that previously. It is in excellent condition for its age, with no corrosion, apparent losses, damage or repairs other than a slight touch of wear to the gilding on the edges and some minor discolouration spots to the interior enamel. Condition issues as mentioned. All items are vintage or antique so some indications of use should be expected. Shipping is by XpressPost or Fedex. Items paid with a credit card will be shipped to confirmed addresses only. We do ship internationally. All of our prices are in US. PLEASE NOTE: We DO NOT accept PayPal, only VISA and MASTERCARD.
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