A RARE GREEN-SPLASHED EWER, TANG DYNASTY | 唐 白釉綠彩執壺
TANG SANCAI - THE SZE YUAN TANG COLLECTION
A RARE GREEN-SPLASHED EWER
moulded with strings below the neck and around the upper body, the shoulders applied with a hexagonal spout, covered in white slip and scattered splashes of green glaze, terminating just above the base to expose the fine white body
Width 13 cm, 5⅛ in.
Inspection with UV light reveals a ca. 5x3cm large area on the shoulder where the glaze has been retouched. Two small glaze flakes to the lower rim.
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