Lot 2056. Elegant Brush Cup

Starting price:€ 600
Auction date:07.12.2017   11:00
ID 19095
Lot 2056Elegant Brush Cup
China. Ming Dynasty. 15. Century Longquan Furnaces.

cream white stoneware shards with a thick wall, the foot ring in the fire red color, with a transparent, octopus fluted celadon glaze. The cylindrical vessel with significant turning grooves which allow the wall to life. Inside is a thin, transparent glaze is applied only in the upper part with celadon glaze and the outside. On the ground, the material thickness is so thick that a fire, a crack is occurred.

Probably was this vessel used to be a Vase, and was reduced to a brush Cup. H. 15cm, Ø 9,4 cm. Condition C. the edge of the ground above, Bestoßungen on the footring. Supplement: precise, hexagonal wooden base with signs of wear.
-North German private collection, since the 1850s acquired

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