London, South Kensington
13 November 2015
A CARVED CELADON-GLAZED JAR
EARLY 18TH CENTURY
The jar is crisply carved to the exterior with a broad band of leafy lotus scrolls, between ruyi heads to the mouth and stylised waves to the foot. It is covered in a pale bluish-celadon glaze, pooling to a darker tone within the crevices of the decoration.
9 in. (21.9 cm.) diam., wood stand
The Brigadier Malcom Collection, Sotheby's 1970s.
With Sydney Moss, London, acquired in 1975.
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