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    Sale 5415

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

    9 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 23

    TWELVE HOI AN HOARD VIETNAMESE BLUE AND WHITE SMALL BOXES AND COVERS

    LATE 15TH/EARLY 16TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    TWELVE HOI AN HOARD VIETNAMESE BLUE AND WHITE SMALL BOXES AND COVERS
    Late 15th/Early 16th Century
    Each of circular and globular form, variously decorated with stylised flowers and foliage, geometric patterns and with birds in flight, each with 'HOI AN HOARD' to the underside
    The largest - 2¼ in. (5.8 cm.) wide (12)


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    Provenance

    Butterfields, San Francisco, Hoi An Hoard, 11-13 October 2000.