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A blue and white 'Buddhist' bowl, 17th Century | 十七世紀 青花阿彌陀佛紋碗

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A blue and white 'Buddhist' bowl, 17th Century | 十七世紀 青花阿彌陀佛紋碗

A blue and white 'Buddhist' bowl, 17th Century | 十七世紀 青花阿彌陀佛紋碗

Estimate:

10,000 - 15,000 GBP

A blue and white 'Buddhist' bowl

17th Century 

十七世紀 青花阿彌陀佛紋碗


the deep rounded sides rising from a short straight foot to an everted rim, painted to the interior with a medallion enclosing the character shan, the exterior with four Buddhist deities each seated on a lotus and divided by four large characters Amituofo, which may be translated as Amitabha, the base inscribed with the six-character mark in underglaze-blue

Diameter 14.5 cm, 5¾ in.

The bowl is in very good condition with some very light surface wear.


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Please note the dating of this lot should read 17th Century , not Mark and period of Jiaqjing as printed in the catalogue, please refer to the online catalogue for correct information.請注意,此拍品斷代應為十七世紀,并非如印刷圖錄所示的明嘉靖。