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Two blue and white 'floral' vases, Qing dynasty, 19th century | 清十九世紀 青花纏枝花卉紋瓶一組兩件

Two blue and white 'floral' vases, Qing dynasty, 19th century | 清十九世紀 青花纏枝花卉紋瓶一組兩件

Two blue and white 'floral' vases, Qing dynasty, 19th century | 清十九世紀 青花纏枝花卉紋瓶一組兩件

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Two blue and white 'floral' vases

Qing dynasty, 19th century

清十九世紀 青花纏枝花卉紋瓶一組兩件


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Height of taller 7⅞ in., 20 cm

The bottle vase with a minute chip to the foot, and firing lines to the interior. Overall both with age-consistent wear and minor firing imperfections.


長頸瓶足部見一微細小磕,內部見少許微細窯線。兩件整體均見正常表面磨損及少許窰燒瑕疵。


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The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.

Christie's New York, 22nd September 2016, lot 1985.