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Lot 118A Large and Rare Pair of Chinese Canton Enamel Wall Sconces
18th Century
Of oval form with raised central panel decorated to show courtly women and children and two raised lotus blossoms against a finely painted floral ground. Height 38 inches

Sold for $47,250
Estimate $6,000-8,000

Sconces in fairly distressed condition with stress cracks to enamel and some localized old, inexpert reair. Copper foundation of one sconce bent, exacerbating cracking (see photos); sconces with later candle holders; were electrified but wires now removed.

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