Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Includes a bowl and two small plates, the bowl is likely late 17th century and the plates from late Qing dynasty, the bowl is decorated in underglaze blue with scrolling lotus flowers and featuring good fortune prosperity Chinese symbols, lotus flower to center, high foot, seal mark within two circles to underside, and a pair of plates decorated in underglaze blue with lotus florals, a seal mark in underglaze blue to underside of each plate.
Bowl 3 1/4 in., 7 3/8 in. diameter, Plates 1 in., 6 in. diameterPrivate Collection, New London, North Carolina
Bowl: I. M. Chait, June 9, 1996, Lot 115; Plates: I. M. Chait, January 23, 2000, Lot 78.
Bowl has fretting at rim with nicks; hairline crack at rim; glaze defect or repair at the rim; plates are both in good estate condition; one plate has two symbols etched into underside; not examined under UV blacklight.