A white-glazed baluster jar, Ming dynasty, 15th / 16th century | 明十五 / 十六世紀 白釉罐
A white-glazed baluster jar
Ming dynasty, 15th / 16th century
明十五 / 十六世紀 白釉罐
the narrow base sweeping into high rounded shoulders, surmounted by a short neck and lipped rim, covered in a creamy white glaze, the base unglazed
Height 12¾ in., 32.4 cm
There are two minute glaze flakes to the mouth rim and a small chip to the foot. Overall with age-consistent wear and minor firing imperfections.
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Nicholas Grindley LLC, London.
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Minneapolis Institute of Art, Minneapolis, 2016 (on loan).