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Hirado Covered Jar

Auction:
2574B
Lot:
33
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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2574B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
December 01, 2011 11:00AM

Description:

Hirado Covered Jar, Japan, 19th century, in the shape of a snail, with underglaze iron brown and blue shells and barnacles, ht. 4, dia. 4 1/4 in.
Estimate $200-300

crazing on rim and base; hairline around the bottom


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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Japan, Ceramic glaze, Pottery

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