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A Chinese cizhou-type brown-painted ovoid jar,  Yuan dynasty, 13th-14th century. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd. 2011

12¼in. (31cm.) high. Estimate $1,500 - $2,500- Price Realized  $6,250

Provenance: Warren E. Cox & Assoc., New York, prior to 1978.

Property from the Arthur M. Sackler Collections.

Notes: The result of Oxford thermoluminescence test no. 466d5 is consistent with the dating of this lot.

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Two Chinese cizhou-type vessels, Photo: Christie's Images Ltd. 2011

comprising a brown-glazed resist decorated ovoid vase, and cream-glazed globular vase decorated with mythical beasts. The ovoid vase 16in. (40.6cm.) high (2).  Estimate $2,000 - $4,000- Price Realized $5,250

Property from the Arthur M. Sackler Collections.

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A Chinese Longquan Celadon pear-shaped vase, Southern Song /Yuan Dynasty (12th-14th  century),  Photo: Christie's Images Ltd. 2011

with gilt-lacquer repairs; 6¾in. (17.2cm.) high. Estimate $1,500 - $2,500- Price Realized $1,500

Property from the Arthur M. Sackler Collections.

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