A rare Korean inlaid green-glazed pear-shaped vase Koryo Dynasty, 12th/13th century
Lot 135
A rare Korean inlaid green-glazed pear-shaped vase
Koryo Dynasty, 12th/13th century
£10,000 - 15,000
US$ 17,000 - 25,000
Auction Details
Lot Details
The Property of a Gentleman 紳士藏品
A rare Korean inlaid green-glazed pear-shaped vase
Koryo Dynasty, 12th/13th century
The bulbous body decorated in the Mishima technique with six sprays of white flowers climbing up towards a fine double line across the shoulders, each divided by a moulded line, the neck similarly decorated, all on a grey ground and covered with a greenish glaze, attractively crackled and pooling along the raised lines running vertically up the vase. 28cm (11in) high

Footnotes

  • Provenance: an English private collection

    高麗十二/十三世紀 青釉花卉紋撇口瓶

    來源:英國私人收藏

    Compare a similar vase, also with lacquer repair to the neck, included in the Illustrated Catalogue of Tokyo National Museum. Korean Ceramics: Celadon, Buncheong Ware and Porcelain, Tokyo, 2007, no.113.
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