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    Sale 2028

    Japanese & Korean Art

    18 September 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 132

    A Large Stoneware Jar

    TAMBA WARE, MUROMACHI PERIOD (16TH CENTURY)

    Price Realised  

    A Large Stoneware Jar
    Tamba Ware, Muromachi Period (16th Century)
    The large ovoid jar with sloping shoulders and an everted mouth, with natural ash-glaze at the inside of the mouth and on the shoulders running down the body in green rivulets with dense crackle, the body reddish-brown with patches of black, firing abrasion at shoulder, the body with many encrustations, large chip to mouth rim
    14in. (35.6cm.) high


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