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Item Details

Lot #107
DepartmentExport
Low Estimate$100.00
High Estimate$200.00
Last UpdatedMarch 18, 2020

Description

CHINESE EXPORT PORCELAIN TEA CADDY 18th/Early 19th Century
In egg form, with polychrome enamel decoration of Orpheus playing the lyre. Black butterflies around shoulder and on reverse. Openwork foot with scrolling foliage. Height 4."

Condition

Rim with several very small chips and glaze flakes. Enamel with minor scattered loss. Lacking cover.

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