London, South Kensington
10 May 2006
An octagonal pear-shaped celadon-glazed vase, Song dynasty or later
The neck with two raised bands rising to the flared mouth, with thick crackled greyish glaze accumulating beneath the rim and on the raised bands -- 8 7/8 in. (22.5 cm.) high.
Purchased in Hong Kong in 1954.
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Hetjens Museum, Düsseldorf, Chinesische Keramik, 21 March - 2 May 1965.
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