26 March 2010,
Price realised USD 43,750
USD 12,000 - USD 18,000
A LARGE WHITE-GLAZED OVOID JAR AND COVER
TANG DYNASTY (618-907)
The heavily potted ovoid body raised on a flat foot and with lipped rim, covered inside and out with a glaze of warm ivory tone shading to a darker tone on the shoulder, the slightly domed conical cover with bud finial similarly glazed
14 9/16 in. (37 cm.) high
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Compare a jar of similar shape and size, illustrated by W. Watson, Tang and Liao Ceramics, London, 1984, no. 81, p. 111.
The result of Oxford Athentication Ltd. thermoluminescence test number P110b5 is consistent with the dating of this lot.
Acquired in Hong Kong in 1994
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