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AN ENGLISH PRIVATE COLLECTION OF CHINESE CERAMICS

A 'FAHUA' HU-SHAPED VASE
MING DYNASTY
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247

AN ENGLISH PRIVATE COLLECTION OF CHINESE CERAMICS

A 'FAHUA' HU-SHAPED VASE
MING DYNASTY
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

St George Street Sale: Chinese Art

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A 'FAHUA' HU-SHAPED VASE
MING DYNASTY
of rectangular section, the facetted body rising from a flat base to a stepped shoulder and a ribbed neck, flanked by a pair of elephant handles, the body decorated in turquoise, white and aubergine enamels with floral sprays and ruyi stems, with an upright lappet border issuing from the foot, in a dark purple-blue ground
21.3 cm, 8 3/8  in.
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Catalogue Note

A similar pair in the British Museum, London, is illustrated in Jessica Harrison-Hall, Ming Ceramics in the British Museum, London, 2001, pls 13:1 and 13:2.

St George Street Sale: Chinese Art

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