19 May 2004
A MING BLUE AND WHITE 'BUDDHIST LION' DISH
With shallow rounded sides rising from a tapering foot to a broad everted foliate rim, painted in the centre with two lions in mutual pursuit around a ribboned cash symbol, the rim with an undulating lingzhi border, the reverse with four horse roundels between a foliate border around the rim and stylised classic scroll around the foot, the base with a four-character mark within a double circle, Wan Fu You Tong, Fortune Abounds For Everyone
22 cm. diam.
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'' ! '' :This Lot is imported from outside the EU. The Buyer's Premium is calculated as 30.505% of the hammer price up to a value of €110,000 plus 19.2% of any amount in excess of €110,000.
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