Chinese Export Sailor's Farewell and Return Punch Bowl, Late 18th Century
|Marks||No Discernible Maker’s Mark|
|Period||Late 18th Century, Antique|
|Additional Information||Depicts scenes of an English sailor’s farewell and return along with a Royal Navy ship.|
- Please note, this item is highly fragile and/or requires custom packing. Additional handling time should be expected.
- surface and glaze irregularities; hairline crack from rim down body of the bowl; chips to rim; wear to enamel and gilding; cracks and losses in enamel including on woman’s yellow skirt on one side; loss or fading of enamel used for facial features and details on the ship’s sails and rigging; chips and wear to base; potential flaking to clear coating added later.