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    Sale 2027

    Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    17 September 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 250

    A SMALL BLUE AND WHITE COMPRESSED GLOBULAR JAR

    LATE MING DYNASTY/17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A SMALL BLUE AND WHITE COMPRESSED GLOBULAR JAR
    LATE MING DYNASTY/17TH CENTURY
    The sides painted in pale underglaze blue, penciled line and wash with a frieze of leafy peony meander bearing four blossoms and buds between narrow borders of lingzhi scroll, with an apocryphal Xuande mark on the base
    5 in. (12.7 cm.) across, box


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