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    Sale 7431

    Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    6 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 154

    A LONGQUAN CELADON CARVED CUP STAND

    15TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A LONGQUAN CELADON CARVED CUP STAND
    15TH CENTURY
    The interior carved in the center with a character surrounded by a raised ring to hold a cup, within a ring of scrolling flower sprays and foliate band to the rim, the underside with a petal band, covered overall with a glaze of sea-green tone except for an unglazed circle on the slightly convex base that burned orange in the firing
    6 5/8 in. (16.8 cm.) diam.


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