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    Sale 13753

    Collected in America: Chinese Ceramics from The Metropolitan Museum of Art

    15 September 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 822

    AN UNUSUAL PURPLE-SPLASHED 'MA JUN' VASE

    QING DYNASTY (1644-1911)

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    AN UNUSUAL PURPLE-SPLASHED 'MA JUN' VASE
    QING DYNASTY (1644-1911)
    The vase has a globular body and a short neck flanked by a pair of shaped handles, and is set on a rounded, pierced integral stand, and covered overall with a glaze of crackled, milky bluish-grey tone accented on each side with purple splashes.
    7 ¾ in. (19.6 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Mrs. Samuel T. Peters (1859-1943) Collection.
    The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, accessioned in 1926.