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Three 'Dehua' wares, Qing dynasty

Three 'Dehua' wares, Qing dynasty

Three 'Dehua' wares, Qing dynasty

Three 'Dehua' wares

Qing dynasty

清 德化白釉瓷三件

comprising an inscribed spoon; a 'lotus leaf' cup; and a seated figure of Budai atop an elephant (3)

Length of largest 4½ in., 11.4 cm

The spoon with a hairline crack measuring 1.9 cm to one end and minor firing imperfections. The seated figure of Budai with a few firing tears with associated glaze flakes and frits. The rim of the cup having a few scattered small flake chips and infills, firing imperfections with associated glaze crazing, a short hairline crack near the straw, measuring 0.6cm.


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The figure of Budai:
C.T. Loo, Paris (according to label).
The cup:
Wine and Spirits of the Ancestors, E&J Frankel, New York, 2001, cat. no. 32.