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Longquan Celadon Vase

Auction:
2528B
Lot:
1127
Sold for:
$6,518$5,500

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2528B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
December 04, 2010 9:00AM

Description:

Longquan Celadon Vase, China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), of archaic drinking vessel hu form, the fluted body rising to a flaring mouth with petaled rim, the waisted neck flanked by makara lug handles with fixed rings, covered overall with an unctuous sea-green glaze thinning to white around the ridges, ht. 5 5/8 in..

Provenance: Ex-collection of Robert H. Ellsworth.


Estimate $200-300

Repair to the mouth

Keywords

China, Robert H. Ellsworth, Celadon, Chinese ceramics, Korean pottery, Longquan celadon, Porcelain, Pottery

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