Chinese vase

Sep 03, 2021. 19:49 UTC
Chinese Vase
George
United States of America

Category
Chinese antiques

Acquired from
Inherited

For sale
Maybe
Description

Small Chinese vase, blue and white in color, decorated with birds and flowers; elephant head handles and eight character markings on the bottom; 5 3/4" tall and 3 1/2 wide.

Provenance

Owned by deceased parents; other info unknown

Answered within about 2 hours
Sep 03, 22:06 UTC
By Delia

Fair Market Value

$150 - $250 USD

Suggested Asking Price

$250 USD
What does this mean?

Hi George,

Thank you for contacting Mearto with your appraisal inquiry.
Based on the photos and information provided, and subject to examination, this is:

A vintage Chinese blue and white baluster vase
Qianlung style, early 20th Century
Of circular section and baluster form, with two elephant's-head handles, the body profusely decorated with stylized foliate decoration, the underside with eight underglaze blue (apocryphal) character marks.
5 3/4" tall and 3 1/2 wide.
CONDITION: appears to be in good condition.
PROVENANCE: inherited
$150-250*
*represents a fair-market value for auction purposes; retail or asking price may vary.

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