Asian Art Auction

December 04, 2017

LOT 157

Lot 157

A Massive Pottery Jar, Warring States/Han Dynasty

A Massive Pottery Jar, Warring States/Han Dynasty
Lot 157 Details
A Massive Pottery Jar, Warring States/Han Dynasty

Large bulbous body rising to a flared neck, opaque white with sections of the dark body visible, and with traces of copper red paint on the banded ribs, together with cover
height 18.9 in — 48 cm

Estimate $800-$1,000

Realised: $1,140
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?


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LOT 157

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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