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Large Green Glazed Pottery Wine Jar

Auction:
2528B
Lot:
1130
Sold for:
$1,304$1,100

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

Description:

Large Green Glazed Pottery Wine Jar, China, Han dynasty (206 B.C.–220 A.D.), the compressed globular body supported on a cylindrical foot and surmounted by a tapering neck and a plate-shaped mouth, covered overall with iridescent green glaze thinning to white, ht. approx. 15 1/2 in.

Provenance: Ex-collection of Robert H. Ellsworth.
Estimate $400-600

Glaze degradation and minor glaze flaking

Keywords

British Columbia, China, Robert H. Ellsworth, Ceramic glaze, Chinese ceramics, Porcelain, Pottery

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