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PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN

A CARVED 'CIZHOU' JAR
MING DYNASTY
Estimate
3,0005,000
LOT SOLD. 5,625 USD
JUMP TO LOT
1050

PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN

A CARVED 'CIZHOU' JAR
MING DYNASTY
Estimate
3,0005,000
LOT SOLD. 5,625 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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A CARVED 'CIZHOU' JAR
MING DYNASTY
of baluster form rising from a gently flared foot to broad rounded shoulders and a straight neck, the sides carved through the light brown glaze to the buff body beneath, with a composite floral scroll with each flower head enclosing a single character forming the phrase Junzi ai cai (the gentleman loves wealth), below a keyfret band around the shoulders and ruyi lappets around the base
Height 7 in., 17.8 cm
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Provenance

Birmingham Museum of Art, Birmingham, Alabama, 1988-2015 (on loan). 

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