939
939

PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF DR. PETER M. GREINER

A STRAW-GLAZED AMPHORA
TANG DYNASTY
Estimate
8001,200
LOT SOLD. 5,000 USD
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939

PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF DR. PETER M. GREINER

A STRAW-GLAZED AMPHORA
TANG DYNASTY
Estimate
8001,200
LOT SOLD. 5,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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A STRAW-GLAZED AMPHORA
TANG DYNASTY
the tall ovoid body rising to a waisted neck supporting a cupped mouth with a rolled lip rim, the broad shoulders set with a pair of dragon handles springing up from the shoulders and biting the rim of the vessel, the upper portion dipped in a pale straw-white glaze pooling in the recesses and stopping short of the unglazed base
Height 17 1/2  in., 44.5 cm
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Provenance

Sotheby's London, 12th September 1975, lot 76 (inventory no. P177).

Exhibited

A Walk into China's Past, Art Center of Battle Creek, Michigan, 1976, cat. no. 38.

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