A group of polychrome enameled export porcelain bowls 18th century
Lot 8133
A group of polychrome enameled export porcelain bowls 18th century
US$ 1,200 - 1,500
£710 - 890
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A group of polychrome enameled export porcelain bowls
18th century
Including a pair with flared rims finishing the wide, curving wells painted on the exterior with peony and magnolia sprays in iron red and gilt, the base of each displaying a geometric maker's mark enclosed within a double ring painted in underglaze blue (one bowl chipped); the third another deep bowl with wide curving well, painted in famille verte enamels with arms based on Ross of Balnagowan Castle above the motto NOBILIS EST IRA LEONIS combined with floral decorations in black and gilt (extensively restored and repainted). [3]
8 1/8 and 8 3/4in (20.5 and 22cm) diameter
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