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A STRAW-GLAZED POTTERY AMPHORA, TANG DYNASTY

PROPERTY FROM A FLORIDA ESTATE

A STRAW-GLAZED POTTERY AMPHORA, TANG DYNASTY

A STRAW-GLAZED POTTERY AMPHORA, TANG DYNASTY

A STRAW-GLAZED POTTERY AMPHORA

TANG DYNASTY

唐 青釉雙龍耳瓶


wood stand (2)


Height 17 in., 43.5 cm

There is an approx. 3 cm wide circular flaw to the body, likely original from firing. Otherwise the vase is in overall good condition with occasional minute losses to the extremities of the dragon heads and some expected firing imperfections, including fritting to the rim, handles and the ribbed neck. Minor encrustation to some areas of the glaze.


器身見約3公分寬圓形瑕疵,可能為燒造瑕疵。除外整體品相良好,龍頭邊角見細微缺失及燒造瑕疵,包括邊緣、把手及頸部有失釉。釉面受侵蝕且受損。


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