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Celadon Cong Vase

Auction:
2528B
Lot:
686
Sold for:
$1,007$850

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2528B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
December 03, 2010 9:00AM

Description:

Celadon Cong Vase, China, of archaic ritual jade cong shape, with raised design of trigrams to each side, the rectangular body surmounted by a circular neck, covered with olive green glaze thinning to ochre around the edges, Qianlong mark to the base, ht. 11 3/8 in.
Estimate $200-300

Some crackles to the glaze

Keywords

China, Celadon, Chinese ceramics, Chinese culture, Cong, Gemstones, Hardstone carving, Korean pottery, Pottery, Qianlong Emperor

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