Lot 192: MING DYNASTY FLORAL MOTIF LONGQUAN CELADON PLATE
November 11, 2016
Marietta, GA, USALive Auction
Description: Stoutly potted with flori-form lobed petal rim, carved in the central interior with interlocked banliang coins created a geometrical floral motif, the conforming exterior with further floral sprays radiating around the low foot ring, covered with a olive-green glaze, the underside base with an unglazed circle burnt reddish-orange in the firing.
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Provenance: PROVENANCE: From the estate of a retired overseas director of a large package delivery corporation, this collection has been accumulated from all points on the globe. While some of the collection is eccentric it is also well diversified and truly valuable. We consider it a privilege to offer part of this collection at auction. Funds from this auction will go to various local charities of their choice.
Dimensions: Dimension: 3-1/4" H x 15" Diam.
Date: Ming Dynasty