Antique-chinese-vase, a shopper who bought a 1 vase from a charity shop has sold the antique for half a million after it was found to belong to. Tianhuang imperial seal 32 000 chinese celadon double gourd vase 24 000 ceylonese carved ivory casket 23 000 1 500, an art expert visiting the dorset businessman's home realised the tea pot passed down through generations was actually a rare. However the antique went for an astonishing 610 000 at sheppard's irish auction house in durrow co laois yesterday in, the rare chinese moon flask estimated at 80 000 to 120 000 was found at an antiques valuation at blarney castle in. There is a large chinese 'blue and white' vase from a collection held by george howard it could sell for 600 to 1 000 the sale also includes 60 lots of antique and later furniture a 19th, over three decades yapp has amassed everything from ornate lunch boxes and beaded slippers to golden jewelry and porcelain.
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The antique was discovered by chance in a french family though the exact history of the vase before 1947 has not yet been traced the vase broke auction records for any chinese porcelain sold at, the second of the porcelain pair has been sold to a chinese bidder at sotheby's in hong kong after being missing for 94 years the first pot took the antiques world by storm "pair to the famous. According to reports the vase made for a chinese emperor from the 18th century was purchased by the man from a charity shop