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    Sale 12548

    The Pavilion Sale - Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    5 April 2016, Hong Kong

  • Lot 73

    A CARVED LONGQUAN CELADON PEAR-SHAPED VASE, YUHUCHUNPING

    YUAN-EARLY MING DYNASTY

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    A CARVED LONGQUAN CELADON PEAR-SHAPED VASE, YUHUCHUNPING
    YUAN-EARLY MING DYNASTY
    The pear-shaped body is decorated with a band of foliate meander, the undulating leafy stem bearing lotus blossoms, above a band of upright petals. The slightly tapering neck is carved further with a band of ruyi below leaf lappets and flanked by a pair of mythical beast-head handles with large fixed rings, all below a flaring rim and covered overall with a glaze of soft sea-green tone.
    9 in. (22.8 cm.) high, Japanese wood box


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