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PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF THE LATE MRS PEGGY KWAN, SYDNEY

A turquoise-glazed moon flask Qing dynasty, 18th century

(2)

Estimate $2,000 - $3,000

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PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF THE LATE MRS PEGGY KWAN, SYDNEY

of multi-lobed form and oval section, the rounded sides springing from a waisted foot, tapering to the incurved mouth, covered with a bright turquoise glaze falling unevenly short of the splayed foot, wood stand

(2)
25 cm high

  • Lot Sold $1,900 (Hammer Price)
  • $2,318 (Hammer Price with Buyer's Premium)

Condition Report

The glaze falling unevenly short of the foot revealing the unglazed areas around the foot. A restored chip to one lobe of the foot approx 2 cm by 1 cm and a smaller restored chip on the next lobe approx 1cm by 0.5cm. Black areas in the grooves could be cleaned. Two blemishes beneath the glaze either side of the neck (in a position for handles).

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