1st item: Eight Chinese Export Famille Rose plates in the Qing style, enameled with butterflies, birds, flowers and fruits on a white ground with iron red edge trim. All marked "China" on undersides, circa 1900. 8-1/4" to 8-3/8" diameter. 2nd item: 3 Chinese Famille Rose Mugs or handled cups, all bearing Qing seal marks to undersides. 1st mug is decorated with "precious objects", flowers and geometric designs, with pale turquoise upper rim and pink lower edge, with wax customs seal on underside and old sales sticker to exterior side. 4-1/8"H. 2nd mug is decorated with scene of a woman at a table surrounded by boxes and vases. Poem or inscription on reverse, twisted handle. Wax customs seal to underside and old sales sticker to exterior side. 3-1/2". 3rd mug has enameled decoration of bird among prunus branches. 3-7/8"H. All Chinese, late 19th century. Provenance: the estate of Anne M. Johnson, Nashville, TN. Condition: 1st item: Overall very good condition with some edge wear. 2 plates have minor (1/4" or less) rim flakes. 2nd item: 1st mug: 1/3" rim chip/flake. 2nd mug: 1/16" chip to interior top rim, 1/4" chip to interior of bottom rim. 3rd mug: Very good condition. All with light wear to exterior decoration.
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