An unusual bird-shaped stoneware jar with suffused brown glaze Tang dynasty
Lot 1039
An unusual bird-shaped stoneware jar with suffused brown glaze Tang dynasty
US$ 8,000 - 12,000
£4,800 - 7,100
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An unusual bird-shaped stoneware jar with suffused brown glaze
Tang dynasty
The jar of compressed globular shape with flared rim to the short neck applied with a goose's head, wings and tail feathers on the shoulder and covered in a translucent brown glaze highlighted with opaque splashes of mottled blue and white, the glaze stopping irregularly above the short foot finished with a flat base (repaired).
11 3/4in (30cm) long
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