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September 17, 2014 06:00 PMCalender

Mirror Black Vase

Auction: Asian Works Of Art - 2751BLocation: BostonDate / Time: September 17, 2014 6:00PM


Mirror Black Vase, China, Qing dynasty, flattened pear-shape with straight neck and lipped rim, resting on a splayed foot, unglazed foot ring, with a double ring in underglaze blue to the recessed white-glazed base, ht. 7 1/8 in.

Provenance: Sold to benefit the acquisition fund of the Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire.

Note: C.T. Loo & Co. sticker on base.
Estimate $800-1,000

in good condition with fine surface scratches; glazing defect to base; minor sculpting defects to mouth rim and foot ring.

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China, Dartmouth College, Hood Museum of Art, New Hampshire, Hanover, C.T. Loo & Co.