Lot 29: Rare Ming Dynasty Hongwu Period Underglaze Blue Yuhuchun Vase with Floral Motif
October 29, 2016
Kowloon, Hong KongLive Auction
Description: This is an important Hongwu Period (1368-1398) Yuhuchun Vase because Homngwu was the first Emperor of Ming Dynasty. The cobalt blue glaze was burnt black because the kiln atmosphere was not right. It was very difficult to achieve the blue color during this period.
Condition Report: Excellent
Provenance: Collection of private museum in Hong Kong since 1950s.
Dimensions: H 17 in.