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Gavels 'n' Paddles: Two famille rose dishes, $100,300, Michaan's Auctions

Results of Recent Auctions From Near and Far
by Ken Hall
A pair of diminutive 19th century famille rose dishes, just 6 ¾ inches tall each, sold for $100,300 at an auction held Jan. 9 by Michaan’s Auctions in Alameda, Calif. Also, a lot of three wood netsukes brought $9,440; a Republic period famille rose vase realized $7,080; a lot of five jade carvings went for $5,015; a Native American feast bowl rose to $3,245; a Mills Golden Nugget Las Vegas slot machine knocked down at $1,121; and a pair of Napoleon III gilt bronze mounted boulle tables du nuit gaveled for $4,425. Prices include a 17 percent buyer’s premium.

Gavels ‘n’ Paddles: Two famille rose dishes, $100,300, Michaan’s Auctions