Asian Art Auction

September 2227, 2018
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LOT 287

Lot 287

A Green Glazed Jar with Four Lug Handles, Ming Dynasty

A Green Glazed Jar with Four Lug Handles, Ming Dynasty
Lot 287 Details
A Green Glazed Jar with Four Lug Handles, Ming Dynasty

明 綠釉四耳壺

Of large, ovoid form with four strap handles arching from the shoulders to the neck, and a spout in between two handles, partially covered with an olive green glaze
height 10.2 in — 26 cm

Estimate $300-$400

Realised: $240
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report


two old losses to rim, old scratches and chips to glaze

LOT 287

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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