26 March 2010,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 56,250
Estimate USD 20,000 - USD 30,000
A RARE LARGE GOLD-SPLASHED BRONZE OVOID JAR
With six whorl roundels on the shoulder below the waisted neck, the exterior and base liberally splashed with gold in contrast to the golden olive patina, the base cast with a Xuande four-character mark within a rectangle
17¾ in. (45.1 cm.) high, wood stand
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Christie's, New York, 4 June 1992, lot 140.
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