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PROPERTY FROM THE XINYANGTANG COLLECTION

A 'GANZHOU' 'RICE MEASURE' JAR
SONG – YUAN DYNASTY
Estimate
15,00020,000
LOT SOLD. 52,500 HKD
JUMP TO LOT
633

PROPERTY FROM THE XINYANGTANG COLLECTION

A 'GANZHOU' 'RICE MEASURE' JAR
SONG – YUAN DYNASTY
Estimate
15,00020,000
LOT SOLD. 52,500 HKD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Chinese Art

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Hong Kong

A 'GANZHOU' 'RICE MEASURE' JAR
SONG – YUAN DYNASTY
with rounded sides rising to a constricted neck and rolled rim, the interior of the vessel and outer rim glazed russet, the unglazed exterior decorated with a combed design in the form of concentric arcs, all below a band of thick pearly glazed studs encircling the neck
11.5 cm, 4 1/2  in.
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Provenance

Tai Sing Fine Antiques Ltd., Hong Kong, 6th January 2000.

Catalogue Note

Jars of this type were possibly made in imitation of basketwork rice measures and are known from the Ganzhou kilns, located in Jiangxi province. For a related example, see one sold in these rooms, 4th April 2017, lot 3075; another included in the exhibition Song Chinese Ceramics. 10th to 13th Century, Eskenazi, London, 2003, cat. no. 19; and a third from the Scheinman collection published in Robert Mowry, Hare's Fur, Tortoiseshell and Partridge Feathers, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1996, pl. 110.

Chinese Art

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Hong Kong