Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
Log In
lots of lots
Lot 0375
Chinese Qing Dynasty tea dust amphora vase. Potted in a facetted lower body, hexagon shape, tapered gracefully toward straight tall neck leading to a slightly incurved rim, flanked with two elephant mask handles on the neck, raised on a circle splayed foot base. All reserved in olive-green under glazed with densely dusted golden-yellow speckles, thinning to brown at the mouth-rim. The immaculate porcelain body is covered with a characteristic silky glaze, with attractive various striations throughout the finish. The glaze is seamless and gives off a beautiful luster, with the colors maintaining excellent vibrancy. The underside foot rim shows unglazed burnt deep-brown ground in the firing, enclosing the tea dust glaze receded central base. The clay is very fine, with a brilliant glaze finish that was applied by a meticulous, the shape is uniformly proportioned.

The Under-base bears a reign mark, a four overglaze gilt seal script characters reign mark, Made of the years Qianlong Reign Period.

Measurements: 6-3/4" H x 4-1/2" W


Over all in EXCELLENT Condition.
LAUREN Galleries provides condition reports as a courtesy to our clients and assumes no liability for any error or omission. Any condition statement is given as a courtesy to a client, and is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Descriptions are our opinions and should in no way be construed as a guarantee of any kind as to age, condition, mater.
The bidder assumes responsibility for ensuring that the condition of the item(s) meets with their satisfaction prior to bidding. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging.



Buyer's Premium

  • 25% up to $100,000
  • 20% up to $1,000,000
  • 15% above $1,000,000