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ARCHAIC AND IMPERIAL CHINA
HANDSOME VASE WITH GREEN GLAZE
HAN DYNASTY (206 BC - AD 220)
Object certified authentic and sold with an expert certificate. Satisfied or your money back.
Object :
Nº 602
Dimensions :
Height: 28 cm (11")

 

Dark brown ceramic typical of the era. Large ovoid vase, wheel-thrown, high flared neck and two handles placed on either side of the shoulder that served to hold threaded rope. The vase is covered in a lovely green and aubergine coloured glaze, rare for this period. The colour is achieved by firing iron oxides and copper. Various decorative nets mark the circumference of the vase and a frieze at the base of the neck depicts an aquatic design. A perfect state of preservation.
The Han period was a time of remarkable political stability following the imperial unification. It saw economic prosperity and significant technical and artistic advancements, most notably in the field of pottery.

€ 3500 - £ 3125.5 - $ 3992.1 - C$ 5218.15

All purchases must be paid in Euro. Other currency prices for indication only