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PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF CHAO SZE KWONG GEORGE

A MARBLED SANCAI PILLOW
TANG DYNASTY
Estimate
30,00050,000
LOT SOLD. 250,000 HKD
JUMP TO LOT
307

PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF CHAO SZE KWONG GEORGE

A MARBLED SANCAI PILLOW
TANG DYNASTY
Estimate
30,00050,000
LOT SOLD. 250,000 HKD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Chinese Art

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A MARBLED SANCAI PILLOW
TANG DYNASTY
decorated to the top with floral roundels and applied with a transparent russet-coloured glaze, the unglazed base revealing a reddish-burned earthenware body
12.5 cm, 4 7/8  in.
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Provenance

Collection of T.Y. Chao (1912-1999), and thence by descent in the family.

Catalogue Note

Compare a similar marbled porcelain pillow of the Tang dynasty, unearthed in 1975 at Gaolong Wangcha Gully in Yanshi, now preserved in the collection of Yanshi Shangcheng Museum, Henan province, illustrated on the Henan Museum website.

Chinese Art

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Hong Kong