Lot 346: A LONGQUAN CELADON MALLET VASE, MING
November 12, 2016
Marietta, GA, USALive Auction
Description: The Chinese LongQuan celadon mallet vase potted in cylindrical tall body tapering slightly towards the receded flat base, the tall columnar neck rising to a wide everted mouth rim, flanked by a pair of dragon handles, covered overall in a translucent sea-green glaze suffused with a subtle crackle, the foot ring left unglazed revealing orange-brownish ground with dark-brown blotches dressing on foot rim.
Condition Report: Chips on the rim. Please Note: EDEN Fine Antiques Galleries provides condition reports as a courtesy to our clients and assumes no liability for any error or omission. Any condition statement is given as a courtesy to a client, and is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Descriptions are our opinions and should in no way be construed as a guarantee of any kind as to age, condition, mater. The bidder assumes responsibility for ensuring that the condition of the item(s) meets with their satisfaction prior to bidding. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging.
Provenance: From the collection of a well known philanthropists in the Charlotte North Carolina area. They continue to live their philanthropic lifestyles giving and sharing the items they cherish with others so that they may also enjoy such exquisite treasures.
Dimensions: Dimension: 12-3/4" H x 5-1/4" W