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A blue and white octagonal lobed jar Mark and period of Wanli | 明萬曆 青花八棱麒麟龍紋小罐 《大明萬曆年製》款

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Estimate:

20,000 - 30,000 GBP

A blue and white octagonal lobed jar Mark and period of Wanli | 明萬曆 青花八棱麒麟龍紋小罐 《大明萬曆年製》款

A blue and white octagonal lobed jar Mark and period of Wanli | 明萬曆 青花八棱麒麟龍紋小罐 《大明萬曆年製》款

Estimate:

20,000 - 30,000 GBP

Lot sold:

25,200

GBP

A blue and white octagonal lobed jar

Mark and period of Wanli

明萬曆 青花八棱麒麟龍紋小罐 《大明萬曆年製》款


the octagonally lobed body rising from a recessed base to a short straight rim, painted in vibrant underglaze-blue with a continuous scene of a dragon chasing a flaming pearl and three qilin among scrolling clouds beneath a ruyi lappet border, and a cover

Height 12 cm, 4¾ in. 


(2)

The jar has light glaze scratches around the body.


In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby’s is merely a subjective qualified opinion.

NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD “AS IS” IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.