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    Sale 5415

    The Sunday Sale - The Property of the late Dr Henry Ginsburg

    9 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 24

    A VIETNAMESE HOI AN HOARD BLUE AND WHITE JAR AND COVER AND A CHARGER

    LATE 15TH/EARLY 16TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A VIETNAMESE HOI AN HOARD BLUE AND WHITE JAR AND COVER AND A CHARGER
    Late 15th/Early 16th Century
    The jar of compressed globular form with domed cover and knop finial, decorated with alternating cartouches of birds and scattered foliage to the central band; the dish of deep form with pie-crust rim, decorated with a recumbent elephant amongst dense foliage
    The jar - 8 in. (20.3 cm.) high; the dish - 13¾ in. (34.9 cm.) diameter (2)


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    Provenance

    The first - Butterfields, San Francisco, Hoi An Hoard Sale, 11-13 October 2000.