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    Sale 13753

    Collected in America: Chinese Ceramics from The Metropolitan Museum of Art

    15 September 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 817

    A SMALL PURPLE-SPLASHED 'MA JUN' VASE, MEIPING

    MING DYNASTY (1368-1644) OR LATER

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    A SMALL PURPLE-SPLASHED 'MA JUN' VASE, MEIPING
    MING DYNASTY (1368-1644) OR LATER
    The high-shouldered vase is covered with a glaze of pale sky-blue color accented with three evenly-spaced splashes of purple.
    4 ¾ in. (12 cm.) high


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    This lot is offered without reserve.


    Provenance

    Mrs. Samuel T. Peters (1859-1943) Collection.
    The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, accessioned in 1926.


    Exhibited

    Japan Society, at the Galleries of M. Knoedler & Co., Chinese, Corean and Japanese Potteries: Descriptive Catalogue of Loan Exhibition of Selected Examples, New York, 2-21 March 1914, p. 66, no. 207.