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A wucai sleeve vase 17th century | 清十七世紀 五彩獻壽圖筒瓶

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Estimate:

20,000 - 30,000 GBP

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A wucai sleeve vase 17th century | 清十七世紀 五彩獻壽圖筒瓶

A wucai sleeve vase 17th century | 清十七世紀 五彩獻壽圖筒瓶

Estimate:

20,000 - 30,000 GBP

Lot sold:

22,680

GBP

A wucai sleeve vase

17th century

清十七世紀 五彩獻壽圖筒瓶


the cylindrical body rising from a flat base to a short waisted neck and everted rim, brightly painted and enamelled around the exterior with Shoulao descending on a crane towards a group of Immortals standing in a fenced garden, all below fruiting peach sprays at the neck 

Height 37 cm, 14½ in.

The vase has light glaze scratches and minor loss to the iron-red decoration.


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