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    Sale 5415

    The Sunday Sale - The Property of the late Dr Henry Ginsburg

    9 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 33

    A CHINESE QINGBAI BOX AND COVER

    SONG DYNASTY (960-1279)

    Price Realised  

    A CHINESE QINGBAI BOX AND COVER
    Song Dynasty (960-1279)
    Naturally modelled as a melon with coiled stalk; a circular domed box and cover with incised leaf decoration above ribbed bands; three cream-glazed small deep bowls moulded with foliate bands and two shallow bowls
    The melon box - 5 in. (12.7 cm.) diameter (7)


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    Provenance

    The three cream-coloured bowls - Butterfield's, San Francisco, Hoi An Hoard Sale, 11-13 October 2000.