20 - 21 May 2008
A Yixing cream-glazed archaistic vessel and cover
The lotus shaped vessel on a spreading foot, moulded in relief with bands of dark brown bats and stylised dragons on an incised keyfret-pattern ground, the interior, inner knob and base glazed in a crackled creamy white glaze, applied to the sides with elephant-mask ring handles
18.7 cm. diam.
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