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A wucai-decorated export porcelain tankard and cover. Kangxi

The hinged cover, body and loop handle all painted in underglaze blue, various colored enamels and black outline with flower sprays arranged in bands separated by underglaze blue striping. 6 1/2in (16.5cm). Estimate: $3,000 - 5,000

Bonhams. Fine Asian Works of Art, 29 Jun 2009. 220 San Bruno Avenue, San Francisco www.bonhams.com