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    Sale 1978

    Japanese And Korean Art

    18 March 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 436

    An Iron-oxide and Blue-decorated Porcelain Bottle

    CHOSON PERIOD (19TH CENTURY)

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    An Iron-oxide and Blue-decorated Porcelain Bottle
    Choson period (19th century)
    Of cylindrical form with slightly sloping shoulders and with cylindrical neck ending in a rolled lip, the shoulders painted in underglaze cobalt blue with five plum florets and the whole brushed with iron-oxide beneath a glossy transparent overglaze; foot rim and half of shallow recessed base unglazed
    3in. (7.5cm.) high; 3 1/8in. (8cm.) diameter


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