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A Longquan celadon funerary jar and cover
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A Longquan celadon funerary jar and cover

SOUTHERN SONG DYNASTY

Details
A Longquan celadon funerary jar and cover
Southern Song dynasty
The fluted baluster sides surrounded around the neck and shoulder in high relief with a dragon pursuing the 'flaming pearl', the stepped cover surmounted by a bird finial, covered in a thick grey celadon glaze
20 cm. high
Provenance
Collection A.A. Luyt, Netherlands (inventory no. BP 3009 WL).
Exhibited
Amsterdam, Tentoonstelling Oosterse Schatten, Rijksmuseum, 1954, cat. 204.
Leeuwarden, Tentoonstelling Celadon uit Azië, Princessehof, 1978, cat. 55.
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