3 November 2009
A COPPER-RED-GLAZED DISH
KANGXI UNDERGLAZE BLUE SIX-CHARACTER MARK AND OF THE PERIOD (1662-1722)
Delicately potted with gently rounded sides rising from a short tapering foot, glazed overall with a soft red glaze
8¾ in. (21 cm.) diam.
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