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Lot 0156
Very fine stoneware maebyong vase that is evenly proportioned with high rounded shoulders rising from a cylindrical stem, everted mouth and well decorated with inlaid willows, cranes, bamboo, and trees. One side decorated with a stunning willow tree. The vase features a bright green celadon glaze. An excellent example of the classic trophy of early Korean Ceramics. This one was purchased by a prominent Minnesota family in Japan in the 1930s. It was repaired with gold lacquer around the rim in Japan, a laborious process that shows its great value to the collector at the time. Keywords: Maebyeong, Koryo, Asian, Ceramic
Dimensions: Height Without Stand: 12 7/8 in. x Diameter: 7 1/4 in.
Height With Stand: 14 1/2 in.
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Condition

Lacquer repair to rim of vase. Numerous small abrasions.

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Korean Celadon Maebyong Vase Goryeo Dynasty

Estimate $12,000 - $14,000May 12, 2018