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    Sale 5101

    Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art

    9 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 302

    A wucai vase and cover, Shunzhi (1644-1661)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A wucai vase and cover, Shunzhi (1644-1661)
    of baluster form rising to the high shoulders and short tapering neck with a lipped rim, surmounted by a domed cover with a pearl finial, decorated with flowerheads and rock formations alternating with auspicious emblems amidst swirling and breaking waves, between foliate lotus blossoms on the shoulders and a lappet border above the foot, the neck and cover similarly decorated -- 14½in. (36.8cm.) high.


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