A rare white-glazed vase and cover, Five Dynasties, 10th century or later

Lot 198. A rare white-glazed vase and cover, Five Dynasties, 10th century or later; 8 3/8 in. (21.3 cm.) high. Estimate GBP 20,000 - GBP 30,000 (USD 26,100 - USD 39,150). © Christie's Images Ltd 2019.

The well-potted vase has an inverted pear-shape with narrow splayed foot and a domed cover with finial, all covered with a creamy ivory-coloured glaze.

Provenance: Collection of Professor Ferdinando Cappelletti, acquired in Rome in the late 1970s.

Christie's. Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, London, 14 May 2019