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Ceramic dish

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Small dish of porcelain. Made in China. Reign of Kangxi.

Measurements:
h: 1 3/4 in; diam: 5 3/4 in

Provenance:
E.G. Kostolany; from whom purchased by John Sparks Ltd., May 1943; from whom purchased by Sir William Burrell, 23 October 1943, £5; by whom gifted to the Corporation of the City of Glasgow, 1944.

Manuscript sources
John Sparks Ltd., Stock Book 1943 p.529, May 1943, stock no.5799, bought from E.G. Kostolany; Day Book 1943 p.290, 15 October 1943: 'Turquoise glaze saucer dish, Kanghsi', sold for £10.
Sir William Burrell, Purchase Book 1943, p.66: ‘An old Chinese porcelain saucer dish with brilliant turquoise blue glaze. Kanghsi 1662-1722AD. Diameter 5 3/4"’.

What:
38_747, ceramics, dishes, porcelain

Who:
E.G. Kostolany
Dealer, John Sparks Ltd

Dates:
Sold by John Sparks Ltd 1943.

Periods:
IMPERIAL CHINA
Qing, 1644-1911
Kangxi, 1662-1722

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