A FINE AND VERY RARE EARLY MING WHITE-GLAZED WINE CUP
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A FINE AND VERY RARE EARLY MING WHITE-GLAZED WINE CUP

XUANDE SIX-CHARACTER MARK AND OF THE PERIOD (1426-1435)

Details
A FINE AND VERY RARE EARLY MING WHITE-GLAZED WINE CUP
XUANDE SIX-CHARACTER MARK AND OF THE PERIOD (1426-1435)
The cup is thinly potted with flaring sides and slightly everted rim under even milky-white glaze, supported on a cylindrical foot and the base inscribed with the reign mark in underglaze blue.
2 1/2 in. (6.3 cm.) diam.
Provenance
Collection of H.R.N. Norton
Carl Kempe Collection
Sold at Sotheby's Paris, 12 June 2008, lot 42
Literature
Bo Gyllensvard, Chinese Ceramics in the Carl Kempe Collection, Stockholm, 1964, pl. 721

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