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    Sale 2811

    European Noble and Private Collections

    24 - 25 June 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 383

    A set of twenty Chinese Transitional 'Hatcher cargo' blue and white wine-cups and a pair of 'kraak porselein' saucers

    SECOND QUARTER 17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A set of twenty Chinese Transitional 'Hatcher cargo' blue and white wine-cups and a pair of 'kraak porselein' saucers
    Second quarter 17th Century
    The cups all painted to the exterior with a dragon chasing the flaming pearl amidst cloud-scrolls, chips, 4.5 cm. high; and a pair of 'kraak porselein' saucers decorated to the star-shaped medallion with a frolicking horse, the well with roundels of peach, 14 cm. diam., frits (22)


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    Provenance

    Christie's Amsterdam, Hatcher Cargo, June 1984 and February 1985.