Fri, 17th Sep 2021 10:30

The William Mowat-Thomson Collection

 
  Lot 60
 

A COLLECTION OF THREE 20TH CENTURY CRACKLE GLAZE GINGER JARS AND COVERS, ALONG WITH A CASKET

Sold for £130


Condition report

Condition generally good to fair. Extensive crazing to casket and a hairline through the cover, verdigree to the metal mounting. Previous restoration to pierced wood cover of crackleglaze jar. Chip to cover of one ginger jar. Sticker residue to two ginger jar covers. Images available.

 

20TH CENTURY CHINESE CRACKLE GLAZE GINGER JAR AND COVER,
of ovoid form, the body decorated in underglaze blue with birds perched in foliage, with pierced hardwood cover, character marks to base, 15cm high, along with two other ginger jars, and a blue & white casket and cover (4)
Provenance: The William Mowat-Thomson Collection

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