Lot 832. A pair of small copper-red-glazed wine cups, Yongzheng six-character marks in underglaze blue within double circles and of the period (1723-1735); 2 7/8 in. (7.1 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 20,000 - USD 30,000. Price realised USD 50,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2020.
Each finely potted with deep rounded sides, the exteriors covered with a glaze of soft crushed strawberry-red color, the interiors and bases covered with a clear glaze.
Provenance: Christie's Hong Kong, 13 January 1987, lot 494A.
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