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    Sale 11930

    AN INQUIRING MIND: AMERICAN COLLECTING OF JAPANESE AND KOREAN ART

    15 April 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 104

    A white porcelain tiered box and cover

    JOSEON DYNASTY (18TH CENTURY)

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    A white porcelain tiered box and cover
    Joseon Dynasty (18th century)
    The circular box composed of three stacking containers with a fitted slightly domed lid, set on a short right foot, applied with a glossy clear glaze
    7 ¼ in. (18.4 cm.) high


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    For a blue and white porcelain tiered box and cover, see Itoh Ikutaro, eds., Glory of Korean Pottery and Porcelain of the Yi Dynasty (Osaka: Museum of Oriental Ceramics, Osaka, 1987), pl. 100.