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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 803

    A PURPLE-SPLASHED JUNYAO DISH

    YUAN DYNASTY (1279-1368)

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    Estimate

    A PURPLE-SPLASHED JUNYAO DISH
    YUAN DYNASTY (1279-1368)
    The dish has shallow, rounded sides and is covered with a milky greyish-blue glaze that thins to mushroom at the rim and ends in an irregular line above the unglazed foot. The interior is decorated with four irregular pale green and greyish-white splashes with reddish-purple haloes.
    8 ½ in. (21.7 cm.) diam.


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    Provenance

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