7 November 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 4,375
Estimate GBP 1,500 - GBP 2,000
A TEADUST GLAZED BOTTLE VASE, GUANGXU MARK AND PROBABLY OF THE PERIOD (1875-1908)
with globular body and tall neck supported on a tall foot, all under an even speckled glaze continuing into the interior and into the underside of the foot, paler glazed rectangular panel with incised six-character mark to base -- 13¼ in. (33.5 cm.) high
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