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Sunday, 19 May 2019

A Bidding War Over a Chipped Chinese Pot with No Date Mark


Chipped and no date marks. Yet, the pot in question (in link below) sold for thirty times its pre-sale estimate! With all the hype about markings and condition (of items), I must admit I was quite surprised that a pot with no mark and in poor condition attracted any attention at all, let alone sparked a bidding war. It would be interesting to see if other similar pieces will garner as much interest in future....
  

https://www.lincolnshirelive.co.uk/news/local-news/chipped-chinese-pot-sparks-international-2761301

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