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    Sale 12548

    The Pavilion Sale - Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    5 April 2016, Hong Kong

  • Lot 130

    A PAIR OF BLUE AND WHITE 'NARCISSUS' WINE CUPS

    TONGZHI SIX-CHARACTER MARKS IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE AND OF THE PERIOD (1862-1874)

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    A PAIR OF BLUE AND WHITE 'NARCISSUS' WINE CUPS
    TONGZHI SIX-CHARACTER MARKS IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE AND OF THE PERIOD (1862-1874)
    Each thinly potted cup is painted on two sides, each side with a cluster of narcissus blossoms emerging from rocks, all between single-line borders encircling the mouth and foot.
    2 1/4 in. (5.7 cm.) diam.


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    Provenance

    A Japanese private collection, acquired in the early 20th century