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PROPERTY FROM AN OLD HONG KONG COLLECTION

A GEYAO MALLOW-SHAPED BRUSH WASHER
MING DYNASTY OR EARLIER
Estimate
80,000120,000
LOT SOLD. 3,720,000 HKD
JUMP TO LOT
312

PROPERTY FROM AN OLD HONG KONG COLLECTION

A GEYAO MALLOW-SHAPED BRUSH WASHER
MING DYNASTY OR EARLIER
Estimate
80,000120,000
LOT SOLD. 3,720,000 HKD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Chinese Art

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Hong Kong

A GEYAO MALLOW-SHAPED BRUSH WASHER
MING DYNASTY OR EARLIER
the gently flaring sides supported on a countersunk base with five spur marks, covered overall in a soft greyish glaze suffused with a matrix of iron-wire crackles
10.2 cm, 4 in.
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Provenance

Collection of T.Y. Chao (1912-1999).

Catalogue Note

Compare the mallow-shaped Geyao washers dated to the Song dynasty are preserved in the Beijing Palace Museum, illustrated in The Complete Collection of Treasures of the Palace Museum: Porcelain of the Song Dynasty (II), Hong Kong, 1996, pls 56-57, 59-61.

Chinese Art

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Hong Kong