Two Pairs of Chinese Porcelain Lamps; Together with an Assembled Pair of Chinese Porcelain Lamps
Including a pair of jar-form examples, decorated with pink peony blossoms. Height of tallest 12 1/2 inches.
C Estate of Laura M. Mako
Estimate: $700 - $900
Sold for $5,312 (includes buyer's premium)
Additional Notes & Condition Report
the pair of jar-form examples and the assembled pair of small hexagonal examples appear to filled with something to make them weighted and heavy; the pair of ovoid lamps does not appear to be weighted; the pair of jar-form examples appear to be in generally good conditon; the covers and bottom of the jars have been drilled for wiring; the assembled pair of hexagonal lamps have some flaking and enamel losses and there is some overpaint and restoration to the top rim edge of one of these lamps; the mounts and bases on this pair of lamps are mismatched and the molded motifs also differ; the pair of ovoid lamps appear to be in generally good condition, however, one example does have a scratch mark to its shoulder area; these lamps are mounted onto wood bases and have wood lids; none of the light sockets/wiring for these lamps were tested; lamps were not disassembled for examination; all lamp bottoms are drilled at their centers for wiring; not blacklighted
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