A rare blue and white stemcup,. Yuan dynasty, ca. 1350. photo Nagel Auctions

The cup with rounded sides rising to a flared rim resting on flared hollow foot, boldly painted in vivid tones with a leafy scroll above a border around the foot, the interior with a chrysanthemum sprig, all within double and single line borders. 

Property from an European private collection

Glaze slightly corroded.. D. 10,9 cm D. 10,9 cm - Estimate 15 000 €

Nagel Auctions. Asian Art. November 4th 2011. www.auction.de