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Celadon Yen-yen Vase

Auction:
3134B
Lot:
89
Sold for:
$4,613$3,750

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 3134B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 14, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Celadon Yen-yen Vase, China, Yuna/Ming dynasty style, with everted rolled rim and waisted bottom, decorated with molded peony/phoenix and dragon/cloud designs below a lappet band of leaves around the flaring neck, ht. 18 1/2 in.

Note: Sticker from Christie's New York, November 29, 1994, Lot 149, on base.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

numerous firing cracks, uneven glazing.


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China, Celadon, Chinese pottery, Japanese pottery, Japanese yen, Korean pottery, Pottery, Visual arts

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