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A Chinese porcelain large circular ‘documentary’ dish

Estimate: $5,000 - $8,000


Lot Description

A Chinese porcelain large circular ‘documentary’ dish, decorated in famille rose with an uninterrupted scene of European ships in a Chinese mountainous anchorage (probably Hong Kong) within narrow repeating borders at the rim, a cartouche at the lower rim scripted with the Portuguese name 'Y.M.B.de Sequeira'. Dia. 470mm. Old paper label to the base. Note: An accompanying sheet from “Value My Stuff” Reference # V52533-35 details this large dish as 'Circa 1840-1850' and more.