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A wucai 'horse' jar and cover, Qing dynasty, 17th century

Property from the Collection of Henry H. Arnhold, sold to benefit the Arnhold Foundation

A wucai 'horse' jar and cover, Qing dynasty, 17th century

A wucai 'horse' jar and cover, Qing dynasty, 17th century

A wucai 'horse' jar and cover

Qing dynasty, 17th century

清十七世紀 五彩海馬雜寶紋蓋罐


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Height 15½ in., 39.3 cm

The rim of the jar with a bruise approx. 3cm in length. The rims of the jar and cover, knop, and foot with chips and frits, the largest measuring approx. 3 cm. Overall with losses to the enamels, scattered wear and firing imperfections typical of age and type.


罐口沿見一約3公分長碰痕。罐口,足及蓋口,鈕,唇均見磕(最大者約3公分)及正常剝釉。整體見脫彩,表面磨損及窰燒瑕疵,屬正常。


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