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September 19, 2015 11:00 AMCalender

Famille Rose Gu Vase

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Auction: Asian Works Of Art - 2843BLocation: BostonDate / Time: September 19, 2015 11:00AM


Famille Rose GuVase, China, structured in two parts designed to join with tongue-and-groove joint, the bell-shape bottom, surmounted with a globular handle, the trumpet-shape top with six-character Jiaqing mark in iron red overglaze in a horizontal rectangular cartouche, decorated allover with lotus scrolls and the "Eight Buddhist Treasures" against a pink ground divided with variously patterned bands and gilt rings, turquoise blue-glazed interior and base, ht. 9 7/8, mouth rim dia. 5 3/4 in.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

age wear and tear with fine surface scratches, firing flaws on some enamels, otherwise in good condition.

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