15 September 2009
A PEACHBLOOM-GLAZED BEEHIVE WATERPOT, TAIBAI ZUN
KANGXI SIX-CHARACTER MARK IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE AND OF THE PERIOD (1662-1722)
The domed body incised with three dragon roundels and covered with a glaze of soft crushed strawberry-red color thinning to a paler greyish-green tone on the sloping shoulders and continuing down the sides stopping short of a deep rose band at the base
5 in. (12.7 cm.) diam.
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