A dappled blue-and-amber-glazed box and cover, Tang dynasty | 唐 三彩加藍蓋盒
A dappled blue-and-amber-glazed box and cover
of circular section, the exterior mottled with attractive blue and amber glaze splashes stopping just above the foot revealing the cream-colored body (2)
Diameter 2½ in., 6.4 cm
The box in overall good condition. The cover with an approx. 1-cm chip to the rim.
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Acquired prior to 2000.