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    Sale 1976

    Fine Chinese Ceramics And Works Of Art

    19 March 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 516

    A SANCAI-GLAZED POTTERY GLOBULAR JAR

    TANG DYNASTY (618-907)

    Price Realised  

    A SANCAI-GLAZED POTTERY GLOBULAR JAR
    TANG DYNASTY (618-907)
    The shoulder splash-glazed in amber green and clear glaze that falls towards mid-body to expose the buff ware
    7 in. (17.8 cm.) across, box


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    Compare the similar sancai-glazed jar excavated at the outskirts of Yangzhou, Jiangsu province, illustrated in Sekai toji zenshu, vol. 11, Sui and T'ang Dynasties, Tokyo, 1976, p. 242, no. 201.

    Provenance

    Acquired in the 1980s.