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Yuan/early Ming Stem Cup – Cizhou Ware

Yuan/early Ming Stem Cup – Cizhou Ware

Small Chinese Cizhou Ware Stem Cup – Yuan/early Ming Dynasty
Extremely rare Cizhou Ware from great shape. The Stem Cup is covered with a creamy white slip and freely painted with leafes in a deep chocolate-brown glaze. Inside marked with a stylised character, likely “tun” that may be translated as “gulp” – Yuan or early Ming Dynasty.

Provenance: Bonhams London, Knightsbridge, Asian Art: May 13, 2019, Lot 258

Perfect condition, only the typical traces of production and use.

Height: ca. 6,5 cm