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The December 2023 Auctions: Day One

Thu, Dec 14, 2023 11:00AM EST
Lot 356

Chinese Ming Dynasty Style Wucai Porcelain Covered Jar, H 5.5" Dia. 6"

Estimate: $200 - $300

Bid Increments

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Offering vividly rendered mythical creatures amidst scrolling foliage, rendered in a classic Wucai palette, which typically includes green, yellow, red, blue, and white. The cover is similarly decorated with harmonious patterns and colors, complementing the body. The underside of the jar bears the mark "大明成化年製" (Da Ming Chenghua Nian Zhi), 'Made in the Great Ming dynasty during the reign of the Chenghua Emperor'.

Condition

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