A RARE SANCAI-GLAZED EWER, TANG DYNASTY | 唐 三彩執壺
TANG SANCAI - THE SZE YUAN TANG COLLECTION
A RARE SANCAI-GLAZED EWER
the ovoid body rising to a wide flaring neck, set with a short cylindrical spout and a high arched handle, the body with incised hatching, glazed predominantly in green with amber highlights, stopping irregularly around the base exposing the earthenware body.
Height 13 cm, 5⅛ in.
There are minute flakes to the iridescent areas of glaze to the lower body.
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