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    Sale 13753

    Collected in America: Chinese Ceramics from The Metropolitan Museum of Art

    15 September 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 827

    A CIZHOU-TYPE POLYCHROME-DECORATED BALUSTER VASE

    MING DYNASTY, 15TH-16TH CENTURY

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    A CIZHOU-TYPE POLYCHROME-DECORATED BALUSTER VASE
    MING DYNASTY, 15TH-16TH CENTURY
    The wide body is decorated with three shaped panels enclosing figures in a riverscape, above a continuous band of qilin galloping on roiling waves, and beneath a band of leafy lotus scroll encircling the shoulder.
    13 1/8 in. (33.2 cm.) high


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    This lot is offered without reserve.


    Provenance

    Mrs. Samuel T. Peters (1859-1943) Collection.
    The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, accessioned in 1926.