Lot 157 , A pair of 19th century Chinese blue and white sleeve vases, three further vases and a ginger jar tallest 30.5cm
A pair of 19th century Chinese blue and white sleeve vases, three further vases and a ginger jar (some faults) tallest 30.5cm
Cylindrical vase has a chunk broken and re-glued leaving a 'W' shape crack with another crack emanating from it. It also has a hairline crack to the body.
Other cylindrical vase also has a hairline crack from the rim. One of the other three vases has a chip to the rim with a hairline crack enamating from it. Another has a few chips to the footrim as does the other. One of the lids has been broken in two and re-glued, it also has several chips to the rim and the dog finia. Another lid has a chip to the inner rim and also on the finial and the outer rim, as does the other lid. All pieces have typical flaws in the manufacture
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Sold for £460