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    Sale 2261

    The Hodroff Collection, Part III

    21 January 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 156

    A WUCAI JAR AND COVER

    17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A WUCAI JAR AND COVER
    17TH CENTURY
    Painted front and back with either a male or female court figure attended by servants or three boys in a garden, the male figure holding a ruyi sceptre, a crane beside him, the sides and cover with large iron-red blooms, with a later ormolu spire finial and scroll handles
    9½ in. (24 cm.) high (2)


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