Lot 59: Important Tibetan Kendi of the Xuande Emperor
October 29, 2016
Kowloon, Hong KongLive Auction
Description: This is a very important Xuande Period (1426-1435) Tibetan Kendi. This was probably awarded to the Tibetan religious leaderby the Xuande Emperor. The cobalt blue has the characteristics of the imported mineral from Iran at that time. A similar one was sold by Christie's for more than 1 million US dollars 20 years ago.
Condition Report: Excellent
Dimensions: H 9 in.