19 March 2009,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 15,000
Estimate USD 15,000 - USD 20,000
A BLUE AND SANCAI-GLAZED POTTERY TRIPOD TRAY
TANG DYNASTY (618-907)
The shallow dish with an impressed central design of a flower head with amber, green, and blue petals surrounded by six green and amber clouds, all reserved on a straw glaze that continues over the everted rim with raised edge and also covers the three cabriole legs
9 3/8 in. (23.8 cm.) diam., box
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