A large 'Ash-glazed' stoneware jar, China, Eastern Han dynasty, circa 2nd century AD

Lot 777. A large 'ash-glazed' stoneware jar, China, Eastern Han dynasty, circa 2nd century AD; 12 ½ in. (31.8 cm.) highEstimate $3,000 - $5,000. Price Realized $12,500. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015

The jar heavily potted with tapering bulbous body stamped with a repeated lattice pattern, and the upper body and rim covered with an olive-green glaze, box

Provenance: The Collection of Robert H. Ellsworth, New York, acquired in Hong Kong, 1986

Christie's. THE COLLECTION OF ROBERT HATFIELD ELLSWORTH PART IV - CHINESE WORKS OF ART: METALWORK, SCULPTURE AND EARLY CERAMICS, 20 March 2015, New York, Rockefeller Plaza.