19 - 20 September 2013
A SMALL LONGQUAN CELADON BALUSTER JAR AND COVER
MING DYNASTY (1368-1644)
The jar is carved with a band of foliate scroll bearing two flowers between a band of upright petals below and a band of clouds above. The cover is carved with rows of overlapping petals radiating from the center. Both are covered with a glaze of blue-green color.
4 5/8 in. (11.7 cm.) high
Frank Caro, New York, December 1965.
Else Sackler Collection, and thence by descent within the family.
Arthur M. Sackler Collections, New York.
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