14 May 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 3,750
Estimate GBP 2,000 - GBP 3,000
A Shigaraki Mizuzashi [water jar]
Momoyama Period (16th century)
The irregularly shaped, tall vase with rounded rim, decorated with a dripped green glaze falling short of the footrim and splashed feldspar on a reddish brown ground, the body with narrow and thick spatula marks, the reverse with an attached iron hanging loop, black lacquer cover
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