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Pair of Antique Chinese Melon Jars as Table Lamps

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This is a good pair of antique melon jars with facing Asian figures in a naturalistic setting delicately painted in quiet pastel colors on a neutral background and situated on circular wooden bases, circa 19th century.

Details

  • Period
  • Materials and techniques
  • Condition
    Good. Because we are not experts in Asian porcelains we have conservatively dated these items. Dimensions include base of lamp and height to socket..
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor fading.
  • Dimensions

    H 13.5 in. x Dm 8 in.

    H 34.29 cm x Dm 20.32 cm

  • Diameter
    8 in. (20.32 cm)
  • Seller location
    WEST PALM BEACH, FL
  • Sold As
    Set of 2
  • Reference number
    LU220437370033

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