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    Sale 5415

    The Sunday Sale - The Property of the late Dr Henry Ginsburg

    9 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 31

    FOUR BINH THUAN CHINESE SMALL TOAD POTTERY CONTAINERS

    EARLY 17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    FOUR BINH THUAN CHINESE SMALL TOAD POTTERY CONTAINERS
    Early 17th Century
    With applied white biscuit decoration; a coloured pottery brushrest modelled as a deer flanked by a bird and a monkey; and seven Vung Tau Cargo small white glazed moulded circular flattened boxes and covers
    The brushrest - 3 7/8 in. (9.8 cm.) wide (12)


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    Provenance

    The Binh Thuan examples - Sotheby's Amsterdam, Ca Mau Shipwreck Sale, 29-31 January 2007, lot 446.
    The Vung Tau examples - Christie's Amsterdam, The Vung Tau Cargo, 7-8 April 1992, lot 432.