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Ming Jar and Cover

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PERIOD: 16th Century

A RARE SLIP-DECORATED BLUE-GLAZED JAR AND COVER MING DYNASTY, 16TH CENTURY The globular body tapering towards the foot and decorated in white slip with two jardinières containing bonsai pine and bamboo, the trunks twisted into shou characters, the slightly domed cover with butterflies hovering above cockscomb, all with incised details and reserved on a soft blue ground 5¼ in. (13.3 cm.) across, box

PRIX: $10000

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