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Blue and Copper White Porcelain Water Dropper

Auction:
3212B
Lot:
15
Sold for:
$246$200

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 3212B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 22, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Blue and Copper White Porcelain Water Dropper, Korea, 19th century, octagonal, surmounted with a mythical lion haetae, decorated with a landscape on top, two "su" (longevity) characters alternating with two "bok" (fortune) characters on four sides, ht. 3 1/2, wd. 4 3/8 in.
Estimate $400-600

a chip to the left ear of the lion, glazing and firing flaws with firing crack to base.


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Keywords

Chinese culture, Chinese mythology, East Asia, Geography of Asia, Materials, Porcelain, South Korea, Xiezhi

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