A QINGBAI 'CHRYSANTHEMUM' BOX AND COVER SONG DYNASTY | 宋 青白釉菊瓣式蓋盒
3,000 - 5,000 GBP
PROPERTY FROM AN ENGLISH PRIVATE COLLECTION
A QINGBAI 'CHRYSANTHEMUM' BOX AND COVER
of compressed globular form with lobed sides resembling the radiating petals of a chrysanthemum flower, decorated to the domed cover with stylised floral scrolls, applied overall with pale greenish-blue glaze pooling to darker tones in the recessed area
Diameter 8.2 cm, 3¼ in.
The box and cover is in very good condition.
"In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.
NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."