Nest Egg Auctions
Live Auction

Spring 2023 Art, Asian, Tribal & Jewelry

Sat, May 20, 2023 01:00PM EDT
Lot 60

Group of Assorted Asian Ceramics

Estimate: $400 - $600

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$30,000 $2,500
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000

Eight varied antique pieces in excellent condition unless otherwise noted. One Japanese matching porcelain cup set by Fukagawa Seiji in wooden box. Largest shipping item measuring approximately 4" x 3 3/4" x 7". Two Japanese porcelain beads by Kutani Ware (their maker's mark stamped on the bottom of the pieces). One Japanese ceramic sake cup. One Korean porcelain jar depicting peonies in blue. One Famille Rose Chinese porcelain cricket box depicting three people hauling a sledge on one side and an Emperor and his retinue on the opposite with floral designs on the lid itself. An imperfect work with unknown artisan's mark stamped on the bottom. There is some adhesive residue evident on the lid though no evidence of the fired ware ever cracking. One Chinese oval-shaped plate depicting a banner blowing in the breeze. Unknown artisan's mark stamped on the bottom of the piece. From the carefully curated collection of a Pan Am flight attendant, in service between the years of 1954 and 1984. Her many travels took her through Central America, Europe, Africa, Asia and the South Pacific. Keywords: Japan, Korea, China, teacup, sake cup, tomoboko, vase, beadcraft