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(2) Large Korean Porcelain Oval & Moon Jar Vases: Wheel thrown, white ground each signed by the artist in characters on the base. Dimensions are: moon jar - 11 3/4 inches tall X 9 3/4 inches dia; oval vase - 16 7/8 inches tall X 8 1/4 inches dia. All measurements are approximate. Condition: Both vases are free of cracks, chips, or repairs. Scattered peppering and crazing to glaze on both.

Provenance: From the estate of Robert and Virginia Brewster. Mr. Brewster was with the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), and he and his family resided in Thailand, Indonesia, Malaysia. and Korea. Acquisitions were made from 1957 to 1980 throughout Asia.

Mr. Brewster was awarded the Distinguished Intelligence Medal and the U.S. Secretary of Defense Meritorious Civilian Medal in addition to other commendations for his service. Mr. Brewster was privileged to know heads of states and dignitaries. The collection reflects an appreciation and respect for the people, arts, and culture of East and Southeast Asia.

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(2) Large Korean Porcelain Oval & Moon Jar Vases

Estimate $200 - $400Jun 07