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    Description

    A Pair of Dresden Schneeballen Painted Porcelain Vases, late 19th century
    Marks: (crossed swords)
    11-1/2 inches high (29.2 cm)

    The pair of vases with gilt foliage decoration to the body, various applied fruits and walnuts throughout.


    Condition Report*: Missing flakes and pieces throughout the applied elements with more significant losses to the lower half of each vase, expected rubbing to the gilt decoration, otherwise with surface wear indicative of age and use. Observed under UV light, small amounts of restoration to the applied elements around the lip rim of one vase.
    *Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Some condition issues may not be noted in the condition report but are apparent in the provided photos which are considered part of the condition report. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. Heritage does not guarantee the condition of frames and shall not be liable for any damage/scratches to frames, glass/acrylic coverings, original boxes, display accessories, or art that has slipped in frames. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

    ‡ The owner placed a late bid on this unreserved lot and repurchased it, subject to applicable commission.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    February, 2017
    25th-27th Saturday-Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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