RB Fine Arts June Art and Antique Auction

Lot 52:

Republic Period Chinese Cong Vase

The auction will start in __ days and __ hours

Start price: $50

Estimated price: $600 - $1,200

Auction house commission: 21%

Large and heavy Chinese "Cong" shaped vase. 10" tall on accompanying base 11 1/4" tall. This is a very elegant Republic Period Vase in a pretty medium blue background and estimated 1920’s. The Piece Is Hand painted on 2 opposing sides with branches, leaves and flowers. Well detailed Bird on each side. The other two sides have faux elephant handles and an applied ring head by the elephant trunk. The Square Shaped pitch has a rounded foot on the base and upward curving opening at the neck, which is also decorated. Base Has No Markings. Accompanying Stand has a old Hong Kong Sticker on it. These Cong Vases were Often Drilled At The base For Lamp wires But This Piece Is Flawless With No Holes. This, and many lots forthcoming were found at the massive central Florida estate of a true antiquarian who amassed his magnificent collection over a lifetime spent in global travel. Please carefully read our terms of sale, shipping information, and request any condition reports or photos prior to placing a bid. Any condition statement is given as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. RBFineArts CFL INC. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections, or the effects of aging. Please email for a condition report and photos, if desired. Emails should be received at least 48 hours in advance of the date of the auction.