Lot 1: Important Ming Dynasty Hongzhi Period Imperial Moonflask
October 29, 2016
Kowloon, Hong KongLive Auction
Description: This is a rare and important red moonflask of Hongzhi Period (1488-1505). The purple glaze is very rare and difficult to achieve at that time. This moonflask was made from the design of the Middle East metal ware.
Condition Report: Excellent
Provenance: Collection of Japanese scholar since 1950.
Dimensions: H 10 1/2 in