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Monochrome Blue-glazed Bitong

Auction:
2927B
Lot:
366
Sold for:
$738$600

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2927B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 16, 2016 11:00AM

Description:

Monochrome Blue-glazed Bitong, China, possibly 19th century, tubular, white-glazed interior and base, gilt rim, six-character Tongzhi mark on base, ht. 4 3/8 in.
Estimate $300-500

uneven glazing with bumps, surface scratches, loss of gilt to rim.


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.

Keywords

China, Brush pot, Ceramic glazes, Chinese calligraphy, Containers, Equipment, Learning, Pottery, Stationery, Visual arts

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