4 November 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 18,750
Estimate GBP 15,000 - GBP 20,000
A FINE MING IMPERIAL YELLOW-GLAZED DISH
UNDERGLAZE-BLUE ZHENGDE SIX-CHARACTER MARK WITHIN A DOUBLE-CIRCLE AND OF THE PERIOD (1506-21)
The shallow rounded sides flaring out to an everted lip, covered inside and out with a rich yellow glaze, the base with a colourless glaze
7 1/8 in. (18.1 cm.) diam.
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A similar dish is illustrated by J. Ayers, Chinese Ceramics, The Koger Collection, London, 1985, no. 69.
VAT rate of 5% is payable on hammer price and at 15% on the buyer's premium
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