Lot 206 , A Chinese blue and white vase, Transitional period, mid 17th century, height 19.8cm, gilt repair to rim
A Chinese blue and white vase, Transitional period, mid 17th century, of slightly tapering cylindrical form, painted with birds amid foliage, height 19.8cm, gilt repair to rim
There is a large gilt repair to the rim and a manufacturing firing crack to the base which can be seen in the photographs, other typical minor glaze imperfections.
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