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    Sale 13753

    Collected in America: Chinese Ceramics from The Metropolitan Museum of Art

    15 September 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 816

    A PURPLE-SPLASHED JUNYAO BOWL

    YUAN DYNASTY (1279-1368)

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    Estimate

    A PURPLE-SPLASHED JUNYAO BOWL
    YUAN DYNASTY (1279-1368)
    The heavily-potted bowl has deep, rounded sides and is covered on the interior with a glaze of creamy lavender-blue color splashed with two tapering purple streaks. The exterior is covered with a vibrant purple color shading to blue just before the mushroom-toned mouth rim.
    5 3/8 in. (13.5 cm.) diam.


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    Provenance

    Mrs. Samuel T. Peters (1859-1943) Collection.
    The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, accessioned in 1926.