An extremely rare white-glazed pear-shaped vase, Sui / Tang dynasty | 隋 / 唐 白釉長頸瓶
What is guaranteed?
An extremely rare white-glazed pear-shaped vase
Sui / Tang dynasty
隋 / 唐 白釉長頸瓶
Height 10¾ in., 27.2 cm
The upper section of the neck (approx 1/3) has been professionally restored. There is also a restored break approx half way up the neck. These condition issues can be seen in the photo photos. Otherwise, the vase is in good condition.
Because this lot was imported into the United States after September 1, 2020, it is subject to an import tariff of 7.5% of the value declared upon entry into the United States. $750, plus applicable sales tax will be included on your invoice unless you instruct Sotheby's to arrange shipping of the lot to a foreign address. For more information on the import tariff, please review the Symbol Key
in the back of the catalogue. If you have any questions, please contact email@example.com.
For more information on and additional videos for this lot, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
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.
Japanese Private Collection.