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Satsuma Vase and Stoneware Tea Bowl

Auction:
2872T
Lot:
2121
Sold for:
$215$175

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Auction:
Discovery - 2872T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
December 10, 2015 10:00AM

Description:

Satsuma Vase and Stoneware Tea Bowl, Japan, the elongated oval vase with waisted neck and bottom, decorated with wisteria above a patterned band near the foot, a floral band to the neck, marked "Gyokuzan" on base; the bowl an upturned bell-shape on a slightly splayed foot, with ash glazes in red brown against ochre, impressed mark reading "sho" near foot, with a signed wood box, ht. to 7 3/8, dia. 5 1/8 in.
Estimate $300-500

in good condition with minor gilt loss.


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 art, Containers, Glass art, Pottery, Vase

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