Lot 191: CARVED PEONY LONGQUAN CELADON BARBED-RIM CHARGER
November 11, 2016
Marietta, GA, USALive Auction
Description: A FINE LARGE CHINESE CARVED 'PEONY' LONGQUAN CELADON BARBED-RIM CHARGER Stoutly potted with gently rounded sides terminating with a wide bracket-lobed mouth rim. The central interior decorated in sgraffiato, carved with a large peony blossom growing on a stem, the lobed sides with upright floral sprays radiating around cavetto, before a key fret band on the broad rim. The conforming exterior with further floral sprays radiating around the low foot ring, covered with a olive-celadon glaze, the underside base with an unglazed circle burnt orange in the firing. Prob. HONGWU PERIOD (1368-1398)
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Dimensions: Dimension: 3-1/2" H x 15" Diam.
Date: Ming Dynasty