A rare Chinese blue and white double-walled warming bowl, 'zhuge', Jiajing

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Dia.: 14,5 cm – H.: 7,5 cm

Condition: (UV-checked)
- A number of very small superficial chips around the rim.
- A faint ca. 5 cm glaze line along the upper left curve of the middle of the bowl.
- The bowl executed in an attractive deep dark cobalt blue color.

Provenance: A private collection, Pennsylvania, USA.

Ref.:
- The British Museum, London, for a related but slightly smaller example on loan from the Percival David Foundation. (link)
- Sotheby's, Hong Kong, 5 October 2016, lot 3714, for a Chenghua example. (Sold HKD 625.000) (link)
- Sotheby's, Hong Kong, 8 Aprril 2014, lot 3025, for a Chenghua example. (Sold HKD 2.080.000) (link)

Estimate: € 15000 - € 25000