• Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art auction at Christies

    Sale 5812

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art and Textiles

    6 November 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 152

    A BLUE GLAZED WATER SPRINKLER, 17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A BLUE GLAZED WATER SPRINKLER, 17TH CENTURY
    the body of rounded form with deep grooves cut into the side of the body, rising to a double gourd formed neck with tall tapering and slender rim, covered in a deep blue partially transluscent glaze, a ring of brown glaze to the rim -- 8¾in. (22.3cm.) high.


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    Provenance

    Plesch Collection (Cv 22B); acquired Bluett and Sons, London, December 1975.