12 December 2007,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,062
Estimate GBP 200 - GBP 300
A selection of Vietnamese blue and white ceramics, 15th/16th century
including a jar and cover, thirteen boxes and covers, eight jarlets, a small bowl, a miniature stem dish; three waterdroppers modelled as animals: a dog, a waterbuffalo and an elephant; and a fragmentary section of the head of a court official -- the largest 4½in. (11.4cm.) high.
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Purchased in Jakarta between 1963 and 1969
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