Asian Art Auction

December 04, 2017

LOT 155

Lot 155

A Pottery Cocoon Jar, Han Dynasty (202 BC-220 AD)

A Pottery Cocoon Jar, Han Dynasty (202 BC-220 AD)
Lot 155 Details
A Pottery Cocoon Jar, Han Dynasty (202 BC-220 AD)

Of ovoid form and supported on a flared foot, the neck collared by three filets and set with an everted rim, the body encircled by incised ribs, of warm grey tones throughout
height 13.4 in — 34.1 cm
With old Ritchies tag

Estimate $1,000-$1,500

Realised: $900
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?


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LOT 155

About Condition Ratings

  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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