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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 818

    A SMALL PURPLE-SPLASHED 'MA JUN' DOUBLE-GOURD VASE

    MING DYNASTY (1368-1644) OR LATER

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A SMALL PURPLE-SPLASHED 'MA JUN' DOUBLE-GOURD VASE
    MING DYNASTY (1368-1644) OR LATER
    The vase is thickly potted with bulbous lower section and smaller upper section, and is covered with a matte glaze of milky blue color accented around the neck and to one side with pale purple splashes.
    6 ¼ in. (15.9 cm.) high


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    Provenance

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