The compressed jar is supported on three paw-form feet and is covered overall with a transparent straw glaze applied with splashes of cobalt blue.
2 in. (5 cm.) high

John Sparks, Ltd.
Arthur M. Sackler (1913-1987) Collections.
Else Sackler (1913-2000) Collection, and thence by descent within the family.
Jerusalem, Israel Museum, 3500 Years of Chinese Art: Ceramics from the Arthur M Sackler Collections, 9 July-31 October 1987.
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The result of Oxford thermoluminescence test no. no.366r99 (March 1987), is consistent with the dating of this lot.

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