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    Sale 2028

    Japanese & Korean Art

    18 September 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 364

    An Incised Celadon Cup

    KORYO DYNASTY (13TH CENTURY)

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    An Incised Celadon Cup
    Koryo dynasty (13th century)
    The conical cup deep and fluted on a tapered, fluted foot to recall a blossom, incised on the ten exterior lobes with flower sprays above a band of articulated foliage, the incised flowers repeated on the interior facets centering a central floret in the well, the cup applied with a celadon glaze with emerald flushes and high sheen; together with a celadon-glazed faceted stand raised on a high, lobed base incised with foliage with raised cup support modelled with overlapping leaves around a raised floret, the surrounding well incised with leaves to match those on the cup
    Cup 2 9/16in. (6.5cm.) high, 3in. (7.6cm.) diameter; Stand 5½in. (13.9cm.) diameter, 2¼in. (5.8cm.) high (2)


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