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    Sale 12548

    The Pavilion Sale - Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    5 April 2016, Hong Kong

  • Lot 97

    A FINE AND RARE LONGQUAN CELADON ‘SANSKRIT’ DISH

    YUAN-EARLY MING DYNASTY, 14TH-15TH CENTURY

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    A FINE AND RARE LONGQUAN CELADON ‘SANSKRIT’ DISH
    YUAN-EARLY MING DYNASTY, 14TH-15TH CENTURY
    The dish is sturdily potted with angled sides rising from a circular foot to the flared rim, carved on the interior with a Sanskrit character within a circular single-line border, covered inside and out with a thick lustrous glaze of deep sea-green tone, with the exception of a ring on the base revealing the body.
    6 3/4 in. (17.1 cm.) diam., Japanese wood box


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    Exhibited

    The Kuboso Memorial Museum of Arts, Sensei Bansei to Ryusenyo no Seiji (Sensei BanseI Longquan Celadon), Izumi, 5 October to 24 November 1996, Catalogue, no. 98