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Lot 1346. An unusual yellow-glazed globular jar, Late Ming-Kangxi period, late 16th-17th century; 7 5/8 in. (19.4 cm.) highEstimate USD 6,000 - USD 8,000. Price realised USD 10,625. © Christie's Images Ltd 2013 

The exterior of the heavily potted body is covered with a glaze of egg yolk-yellow color that ends in a slightly irregular line on the white-glazed, rounded rim.

ProvenanceAsian Art Museum of San Francisco.
Imperial Oriental Art, New York, December 2002.

NoteCompare the Kangxi-marked yellow-glazed jar of similar form, but of larger size, sold at Sotheby's London, 10 November 2010, lot 66.

Christie's. Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of ArtNew York, 19 - 20 September 2013