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Lot 1177
A Chinese Iron Red and Green Porcelain Box and Cover
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Bears Jiajing period (1522-66) six character mark to underside in underglaze blue, a rare porcelain box and cover decorated in only reds, greens, and yellows, every side is finely painted with a phoenix and dragon facing towards a flaming pearl, the symbols of the empress and the emperor, elegantly shaped edges, raised on a slight foot.

4.25 x 10.25 x 4.25 in.

Good estate condition.

$1,500 - 3,000