Mallet snowflake  vase with green overlay-tea scene
Lot 1515
A Peking snowflake glass mallet-shaped vase with green overlay
Sold for US$ 500 inc. premium
Auction Details
A Peking snowflake glass mallet-shaped vase with green overlay A Peking snowflake glass mallet-shaped vase with green overlay A Peking snowflake glass mallet-shaped vase with green overlay A Peking snowflake glass mallet-shaped vase with green overlay A Peking snowflake glass mallet-shaped vase with green overlay A Peking snowflake glass mallet-shaped vase with green overlay A Peking snowflake glass mallet-shaped vase with green overlay A Peking snowflake glass mallet-shaped vase with green overlay A Peking snowflake glass mallet-shaped vase with green overlay A Peking snowflake glass mallet-shaped vase with green overlay
Lot Details
Property from the Alan E Feen Collection
A Peking snowflake glass mallet-shaped vase with green overlay
Its long, tapering neck surrounded by a stiff leaf band while the lotus petal bands at the shoulder and the base border a figural scene of scholars preparing tea while a female servant proffers a covered bowl, below a seal possibly reading nanyu and inscription possibly reading yuchuan zhu[?] cha with a further seal reading tu.
7 1/2in (19cm) high

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    purchased Robyn Turner Gallery, July 6th, 1998

    Published:
    Curtis, Emily, Pure Brightness Shines Everywhere: The Glass of China, (Ashgate 2004)
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